Beantown Jazz Festival artist list. Live music, free outdoors begins at 12 noon today!
13th Annual Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival
Boston’s Largest, Most Popular Outdoor Festival
Celebrating Jazz: The Next Generation
* FESTIVAL IS RAIN OR SHINE *
WHAT: The 13th annual Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival, Presented by Natixis Global Asset Management. Music lovers jam six blocks with three stages of performances family activities, and booths with international food and crafts. The FREE outdoor festival has drawn as many as 80,000 attendees in past years.
WHO: 16 jazz and jazz-influenced artists from Boston and beyond, including Will Calhoun Trio, Meshell Ndegeocello, Christian Scott, Robin McKelle & the Flytones and more [stage times below].
WHEN: Saturday, September 28, Noon – 6:00 pm.
WHERE: Columbus Ave. between Massachusetts Ave. and Burke St., on the South End-Roxbury line.
Performers and Stage Times:
ARAMARK/Coca-Cola Stage At Burke St.
12:00 pm—Giorgi Mikadze Group
1:15 pm — Rick DiMuzio Quintet Featuring Lage Lund
2:30 pm — Matt Savage Quartet Featuring Bobby Watson
3:45 pm — Will Calhoun Trio
5:00 pm — Christian Scott
Natixis Global Asset Management Stage At Natixis Family Park
12:00 pm—Berklee City Music All-Stars Big Band
1:00 pm — Matt Jenson and the Liquid Revolution
2:15 pm — Berklee P-Funk Ensemble
3:30 pm — Meshell Ndegeocello
5:00 pm — Lawrence “Larry” Watson and the Workforce
Berklee Stage At Massachusetts Ave.
12:00 pm—The Simon Moullier Quartet – Jazz Revelation Records Student Band
1:15 pm — The Bell Affair Featuring Karen Bell
2:30 pm — Mike Tucker Trio +1 Featuring Warren Wolf
3:45 pm — Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors Featuring Adam Cruz
5:00 pm — Robin McKelle and the Flytones