This year’s CAPEBANK Jazz @ the Point could be viewed as three jazz festivals rolled into one.
Those in attendance will have an opportunity to sample three distinct jazz experiences between May 14th -17th.
The first will be two performances for those fans of traditional New Orleans jazz. On Friday, May 15 and Sunday May 17 two different groups will perform at Gregory’s Restaurant, 900 Shore Road in Somers Point. On Friday the Midiri Brothers will perform two sets at 8:30 and 9:45 and on Sunday The Rocknsouza Brass Band will perform at 12:30 and 1:45.
The second piece of this great jazz event will be a tribute to “Club Harlem” that will take place at Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro, 908 Shore Road on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The line will include Dr. Lonnie Smith, on Thursday 7:30 until 9:00, The Ralph Peterson Unity Project and the Paulette McWilliams and the Nat Adderely Jr. Trio on Friday, rounded off by Kevin Mahogany with the Dave Stryker Organ Trio and Madame Pat Tandy and her trio on Saturday.
The third offering will be Jazz on a Late Sunday Afternoon that will take place on the Music Pier in Ocean City and will feature the Larry McKenna Jazz Orchestra at 3:00 p.m. and The New York Voices at 6:00 p.m.
Ticket pricing is available at www.southjerseyjazz.org/shop.
Anyone interested in learn more about this event should contact the South Jersey Jazz Society at 609-927-6677 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
This program is made possible in part through the New Jersey State Council of the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts through the Local Arts Grant administered by Atlantic County Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs
Sponsors include: Cape Bank, Shore Medical Center, Walt’s Original Primo Pizza, Just 4 Wheels, Sobieski, South Jersey Industries, Richard Stockton University of New Jersey, and Godfrey’s Funeral Home