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A series of free concerts in Bushnell Park, Hartford

Produced by the Hartford Jazz Society, Monday Night Jazz, the nation’s longest-running free jazz concert series, returns to downtown Hartford’s Bushnell Park for its 48th consecutive season.


Event Schedule

Opening act starts at 6 pm. Headliner starts at 7:30 pm.

Date Opening Act Headliner
July 6, 2015 Kitty Kathryn Eddie Allen’s “Push”
July 13, 2015 Samantha Gilbert Ronnie Burrage and Band Burrage
July 20, 2015 Trombeatz Steven Kroon Latin Jazz Sextet
July 27, 2015 Ricky Alfonso Jonathan Finlayson and Sicilian Defense
August 3, 2015 Haneef Nelson Noah Baerman Resonance Ensemble
August 10, 2015 Jocelyn Pleasant – Medusa Mimi Jones

Broadcast live by WWUH Radio. For rain site update information, call WWUH at 860-768-4701

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. [ Rain Venue ]

Monday Night Jazz is Presented with Support From:

Evelyn W. Preston Memorial Trust Fund, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee
Ensworth Charitable Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee
J. Walton Bissell Foundation, Inc.
Valvoline Instant Oil Change
Greater Hartford Arts Council’s United Arts Campaign
The City of Hartford
Aquastone Graphic Arts & Print

Black-Eyed Sally’s BBQ & Blues
WWUH 91.3
Capital Spirits