Monday Night Jazz Concert Series


The Hartford Jazz Society




Night Jazz Concert


Series 2013 at


Bushnell Park,




We will be seated nearby the Stage for maximum viewing and listening.  I will send out more info on how to find us.  We also need meetup hosts who can arrive early to stake out a spot and be there when our group members arrive.

Pick a date to host and I will announce it so everyone will know who to look for.  This is a great way to get to know everyone.  Beginning with July 8th this meetup will repeat every 6pm.


A series of FREE concerts in Bushnell Park, Hartford - Rain Venue
Broadcast live by WWUH Radio

Parking for disabled persons is available behind the Pavilion. Since the number of spaces is limited, only cars with either a disability parking permit or a license plate displaying the International Symbol of Access will be admitted.

July 8
6 pm

RAHSTET - a sextet led by saxophonist Richard McGhee III with vocalist Margaux Hayes

7:30 pm
MARIO PAVONE / ORANGE DOUBLE TENOR SEPTET with Jimmy Greene, tenor and soprano saxophones;
Noah Preminger, tenor saxophone; Dave Ballou, trumpet , flugelhorn, cornet; Peter Mceachern, trombone; Peter Madsen, piano; Steve Johns, drums; Mario Pavone, bass / compositions

July 15
6 pm

NITA ZARIF QUINTET - Nita Zarif, vocals; Saskia Laroo, trumpet; Warren Byrd, piano; Doug Long, bass; Alvin Carter Jr., drums

7:30 pm
STANLEY COWELL QUARTET- Stanley Cowell, piano; Vic Juris, guitar; Tom DiCarlo, bass; Victor Lewis, drums

July 22
6 pm

NORMAN GAGE-KENNY REED QUINTET – Norman Gage, baritone saxophone; Kenny Reed, trumpet; Warren Byrd, piano; Jay Williams, drums; Alex Tremblay, bass

7:30 pm
JAY HOGGARD QUINTET - Jay Hoggard, vibraphone; Yoron Israel, drums; Belden Bullock, bass; James Weidman, piano; sax/tba

July 29
6 pm

TROPIIJAZZ - Nelson Bello, congas/percussion; James "Mondongo" Messbauer and Hommy Ramos Vizcarrondo, trombones; David Gonzalez, piano; Matt Dwonszyk, bass; Enrique Chavez, timbales/percussion
7:30 pm
THE NEW CUBAN EXPRESS - leader Manuel Valera, piano; Joel Frahm, tenor sax; Tom Guarna, guitar; John Benitez, bass; Ludwig Afonso, drums; Mauricio Herrera, congas, percussion

August 5
6 pm

ORICE JENKINS SEPTET - Orice Jenkins, piano; Shenel Johns and Erica Bryan, vocals; Alden Hellmuth, alto sax; Nathan Davis, trombone; Tom Sullivan, bass; Eric Hallenbeck, drums
7:30 pm
WILL CALHOUN TRIO - Will Calhoun, drums; Charnett Moffett, bass; and Marc Cary, piano/keyboards

August 12
6 pm

SHENEL JOHNS QUINTET – Shenel Johns, vocals
7:30 pm
BRANDEE YOUNGER QUINTET – Brandee Younger, harp; Dezron Douglas, bass

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  • Judi

    we are going to be near the front on the right side of the stage I will have a bright orange towel on a stick. on the back of my chair. once you see the runner down the middle of the stage on the grass we will be four to five rows back on the right with an orange towel on the back of my chair. will be looking for you all.

    July 15, 2013

    • Mary

      Thank you see u soon!

      July 15, 2013

  • Mary

    Will you have something bright for me to see? Don't want to walk around alone! Ill park in a lot somewhere close, yes? Thx

    July 15, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I didn't find you last Monday, but I hope you still have the bright orange towel (like a flag) and should I still call Judi's cell to find you? Happy jazz-listening! Joe

    July 12, 2013

6 went

  • Judi
    Annual member to November 2015, Co-Organizer
    Event Host
  • Stuart
    Official Group Photographer, Organizer
    Event Host
  • Bob S - JustAskBob­ L.
    Annual member through November 2014
  • A former member
  • A former member

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