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Scranton Jazz Festival

August 5 @ 6:00 pm 11:59 pm

Jazz musicians placed at various venues in downtown Scranton. Friday is free, Saturday free jazz walk and one ticketed event, and Sunday jazz brunches and one ticketed event.

AUGUST 5

Jazz Walk

Free to the community – (start/end times vary by venue)

(*) Indicates outdoor performance

*Art Room/Fork&Bowl/Peculiar Kitchen – (6:30-8:30pm) Scott Kwiatek, Tyler Harvey, Sterling Cozza, Danny Gonzalez (straight ahead jazz)
*Adezzo -(6:30-8:30pm) The Pa Jazz Society Hot Trio- Mike Kuehn, Paul Kendall, Jon Streenstra (dixieland/hot swing)
Backyard Ale House – (9:00-12:00am) Young Lion (reggae/blues)
Bar Pazzo – (6:30-9:30pm) Presbybop Trio- Bill Carter, Tony Marino, Mike Carbone (jazz standards)
Bartari – (7:30-10:30pm) Dustin Douglas and the Electric Gentlemen (blues and rockabilly)
Catch 21 – (6:30-9:30pm) vocalist Corinne Mammana, Tom Kozic, Arturo Baguer (jazz vocal standards)
Commonwealth Coffeehouse – (6:30-8:30pm) The Pa Jazz Institute Students (local students)
Courthouse Square (brought to you by The Recovery Bank) – (5:30-7:00pm) The Merchants of Groove (blues)
Fidelity Bank (6:00pm-8:00pm) – Jacob Cole Duo (world beat/new age)
Lavish – (6:00-8:00pm) Bill Washer, Paul Rostock, Bob Velez (Brazilian Jazz)
*Marketplace at Steamtown – (6:30-8:00pm) Electric City Steel Project directed by Frank Torquato (calypso/Caribbean reggae)
*Northern Light Espresso Bar – (6:00-7:00pm) Bordo & Cullen
PJ’s Pub – (8:30-11:30pm) Marko Marcinko, Gary Keller, Chris Rogers and special guests (straight ahead jazz)
*Rennaissance at 500 Lackawanna – (6:00-7:00pm) Keep Out Brass Band (New Orleans Brass Band) (folk rock/bluegrass), (7:15-8:00pm) Bordo & Cullen 
*Scranton Cultural Center – (6:00-7:00pm) Young Lion, (7:30-8:30pm) Keep Out Brass Band
The Bog – (9:00-12:00pm) Indigo Moon Brass Band (New Orleans brass band)
*The Garden – (6:00-9:00pm) Nancy & Spencer Reed (jazz vocal standards)
The Railyard – (8:00-11:00pm) The Merchants of Groove (blues)
*The Ritz Theater – (6:30-9:30pm) Adam Gresko, Zane Carnes, James Melton with Dave Mirarchi (jazz originals/standards)
*Trax @ The Radisson -(8:30-11:30pm) Bill Washer, Bill Goodwin, Nate Birkey, Paul Rostock (jazz vocals and be-bop) 

Various Venues in Downtown Scranton

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