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Andreas Varady

Andreas Varady Quartet

Friday, May 13th 7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. – Sandi Point Ballroom Internationally acclaimed young guitar player managed by Quincy Jones and signed to Verve Records has performed at the prestigious Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland, the Savannah JazzFest and all points in between. At 13, he was the youngest headlining artist at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz […]

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Midiri Bros

Midiri Brothers

Friday, May 13th 9 p.m. – Gregory’s This local based band is noted for being one of the most exciting small group swing bands around today, touring across the country spreading their Jazz goodwill everywhere they perform. The Artistry of Joe on Clarinet and Paul on vibraphone create an atmosphere of great music. Tickets: All Events Tickets | Friday […]

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Francesco Cafiso & John Beasley

Francesco Cafiso Quartet featuring John Beasley

Friday, May 13th 9:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m., 11 p.m. – Midnight Sandi Point Dining Room This young musician from Sicily started at the age of 9 and at 13 Wynton Marsalis involved him in his European Tour. After graduating from the Musical Institute Vincenzo Bellini, he has received several international Jazz Awards. Francesco has […]

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Gina Roche w/ Jim Ridl and John Swana

Gina Roche Trio featuring Jim Ridl and John Swana

Saturday, May 14th 9:00 – 10:30 PM – Gregory’s Vocalist/Composer Gina Roche imbues a Brazilian flavor into her unique blend of jazz, blues and original compositions. Gina has toured Japan, the U.S., U.K., Grand Cayman Islands and Aruba. Gina has two CD’s, “Dawning of a New Way” and “Thankfully.” She is currently writing and recording her […]

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The Cookers

Saturday, May14th 7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. – Sandi Point Ballroom The Cookers, featuring Donald Harrison, Craig Handy, David Weiss, Eddie Henderson, George Cables, Cecil McBee, and Victor Lewis, bring to the bandstand seven heavy weight Jazz masters who helped make classic records that defined the modern idiom. They will deliver the hard-bop’s past and a hard-swinging flavor that remain […]

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Chico Freeman

The Chico Freeman Plus+Tet

Saturday, May 14th 9:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. – Midnight Sandi Point Dining Room One of the most dazzling masters of the instrument, saxophonist Chico Freeman, celebrates his return to the United States after more than a decade abroad. ​​Recognized ​as one of the most important saxophonists of our time with more […]

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Atlantic City Jazz Band

“The Tunes of the 20’s … and All That Jazz”

“The Tunes of the 20’s … and All That Jazz” Book Signing with Bob Rawlins and performance by The Atlantic City Jazz Band Sunday, May 15th 2 – 3:30 p.m. – Ocean City Library Bob Rawlins, author/professor/musician, will sign copies of his newest book “Tunes of the Twenties and All That Jazz … The Stories Behind […]

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Cape Bank Returns As Title Sponsor

Cape Bank will once again be the Title Sponsor for the South Jersey Jazz Society’s May Jazz Festival.  Pictured are Nick Regine, President SJJS (Left), Chick Pinto, Chief Banking Officer Cape Bank (Center), and Joe Donofrio, Artistic Director SJJS (Right). The Cape Bank Jazz @ the Point will be held from May 12-15 in Somers […]

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