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Northampton Jazz Festival

September 27 - September 28

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Enjoy the Northampton Jazz Festival this weekend with jazz performances by local and visiting artists at over a dozen different venues around downtown Northampton. We have lined up the best local, regional, and national jazz musicians for this annual weekend filled with free jazz in downtown Northampton.

Downtown Jazz Strut

Friday, Sept. 27, 2024
4:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Stroll, sip and dine your way through downtown Northampton to the sounds of jazz ensembles at establishments across town. The Jazz Strut features free evening jazz performances in breweries, bars and restaurants throughout downtown Northampton. Each ensemble starts at 30-minute intervals and plays for two hours, so you can be sure to catch a lot of live jazz and good times on Jazz Strut night!

Jazz Fest Day

September 28

This year, we’re bringing artists and music from all over the world to infuse downtown with a cultural melting pot of sound, uniting people through the vibrant diversity of jazz.

The FREE music lineup features jazz musicians from nations around the globe performing in downtown venues throughout the day!

11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Jazz Exploration for Young Folks at the Iron Horse

11:00 am – 12:40 pm (2 sets)
Esteban Castro at CLICK Workspace Solo piano

11:45 am12:30 pm
Expandable Brass Band from CLICK Workspace Iron HorsePulaski Park

12:30 pm – 2:50 pm (2 sets)
Julieta Eugenio Trio at the Parlor Room
featuring Matt Dwonszyk on bass and Jonathan Barber on drums

1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Ize Trio at the Unitarian Society
featuring Naseem Alatrash, Chase Morrin and George Lernis

2:15 pm – 4:00 pm (2 sets)
Local/Regional Jazz Bands (names TBD) at Pulaski Park

2:30 pm – 3:45 pm
Arun Ramamurthy Trio at the Iron Horse
featuring Damon Banks & Sameer Gupta

4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Ekep Nkwelle Quartet at the Unitarian Society

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Jesus Pagan Y Su Orquesta at Pulaski Park


7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Anat Cohen Quartetinho at the Academy of Music
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September 27
September 28


Downtown Northampton
Northampton, MA 01060 + Google Map