Jazz on Jay 2018

Free music in Schenectady!

SCHENECTADY, NY—MAY 16, 2018—Nothing says summer like a saxophone on the street! Jazz on Jay is back, with free lunchtime performances every week throughout the summer, on the city’s Jay Street arcade. Each Thursday, from noon–1:30 p.m., top artists will perform in a variety of jazz styles, from the strut of Dixieland and the fire of flamenco, to edgy sweet and modern and all points between. Rain location is Robb Alley at Proctors, 432 State Street, Schenectady.

June 7 Colleen Pratt & Friends
June 14 Maria Zemantauski
June 21 Skip Parsons
June 28 Peg Delaney Quartet

July 5 Keith Pray Quartet
July 12 Azzaam Hameed Quartet
July 19 George Muscatello/Shiri Zorn Trio
July 26 Brian Patneaude Quartet

Aug. 2 Art D’echo Trio featuring Josh Nelson
Aug. 9 The Intentional Jazz Quartet
Aug. 16 Rob Aronstein Trio
Aug. 23 Ben O’Shea New Quintet
Aug. 30 The Ragtime Windjammers


Jazz on Jay is sponsored by MVP Health Care, Schenectady County, Downtown Schenectady Improvement Corporation, ElectriCity Arts District and the Schenectady City Heritage Area, in partnership with the Schenectady-Amsterdam Musical Union, AFM Local 85-133.