Northampton Jazz Festival
September 30 - October 1
Enjoy the Northampton Jazz Festival all weekend long 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.
Friday, September 30
JAZZ FEST DAY
Saturday, October 1
with Renee Rosnes on piano, Jimmy Greene on saxophone, and Payton Crossley on drums
Academy of Music, 7:30 PM
Tickets go on sale June 1!
JAZZ ALL OVER TOWN 11:15 am ’til 6:30 pm
Expandable Brass Band kicks off the fest at 11:15 with a march around town and in Pulaski Park. Join them!
The Royal Bopsters quartet sings with backup trio at the Unitarian Society at 12 noon
Freddie Bryant guitar trio at the Parlor Room at 2:30 and again at 4:00
The Hot Club of New York Matt “Fat Cat” Rivera spins rare 78rpm records starting at 2:30 in Pulaski Park
Ashley Pezzotti sings with her trio at the Unitarian Society at 3:00
Eh La Bas featuring Bria Skonberg, The Arntzen Brothers, Jennifer Hodge and Andrew Millar at Pulaski Park at 5:00 to close out the day!
Music Inn, A Film Documentary
6 PM: Wine and cheese reception
7PM: Film screening
$10 donation at the door – no tickets required
Here are some tips on Planning Your Trip to the Northampton Jazz Festival, including an interactive map with parking indicated!