The Northampton Arts Council is a city board and a non-profit organization whose goal is to support and promote the arts in Northampton. Originally created as a Local Arts Lottery Council, it began its work by administering a grants program in which proceeds from a state lottery are distributed to local artists, arts groups, and public schools.

Monday, June 29, 2015

Northampton Jazz Workshop vocalist Samirah Evans and saxophonist Charles Neville

Northampton Jazz Workshop features guest vocalist Samirah Evans and saxophonist Charles Neville Tuesday June 30th, 7:30 to 8:30 PM followed by an open jazz jam until 10:30 PM, The Loft at the Clarion Hotel, 1 Atwood Dr (Rt. 5 at Exit 18 off I 91), Northampton, MA.


Annual tribute to the City of New Orleans featuring two NOLA natives that cut their musical teeth in the city known as the "birthplace of jazz". This show was originally scheduled for 3/3 but was postponed due to snow. Stay around for the jam session as I'm sure that will be wild as well.






Upcoming Guest Artists:
7/7   - Tim Armacost on tenor
7/14 – Barry Ries on trumpet
7/21 – Sheila Jordan on vocals
7/28 -  Wayne Escoffery on saxes

The concert set starts at 7:30, followed immediately by the jam session until 10:30. No cover or minimum. The Loft at the Clarion Hotel (413) 586-1211, 1 Atwood Dr (Rt. 5 at Exit 18 off I 91), Northampton, MA.

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Brought to you in part by a grant from the Northampton Arts Council