Jazz organ pioneer Dr. Lonnie Smith comes to the Rockport Jazz Festival.
Rockport Jazz Festival
Jazz Preview: The Rockport Jazz Festival (and Summer Gala) — Dedicated to Building an Audience for Jazz
Shalin Liu Becomes a Jazz Destination: Wynton Marsalis Headlines the Rockport Music Summer Gala fundraiser.
Coming Attractions in Jazz: Festival Preview 2015
Get your maps and open up your calendar app—it’s time to plan your summer of jazz in New England.
Coming Attractions in Jazz: Festival Preview 2014
The big “destination” jazz festivals are major events, but aficionados making vacation plans will be missing out if they don’t at least take a look at the musical offerings of the smaller festivals.
Coming Attractions in Jazz: Festival Preview 2013
[Updated June 21] Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start to summer. Beaches reopen, and the jazz festival season follows close on their heels. Indeed, the first major festival kicks off this Friday, before June has even begun.
Coming Attractions in Jazz: Late Summer Festivals 2012
The tents and stages have come down in Newport, and now the action shifts west to Connecticut, home of the superb Litchfield Jazz Festival. Later in the month, it’s party time in Salem, MA with Jaimoe’s Jasssz Band and the Dirty Dozen Brass Band.