Upcoming Dates

Saturday, May 26th, 2018

Central PA Friends of Jazz Stage - 10am - 7pm
Riverfront Park, Front & Walnut Streets
Harrisburg, PA 17101
USA
(717) 238-5180 [map]
Price: FREE

 CPFJ with host live jazz at our stage near the Walnut St. Bridge again this year for the annual Arts Fest and have a tent with our upcoming information and merchandise.  If you would like to volunteer - please call the office.

Our thanks to Jump Street for inviting us to participate!  

 

Special thanks to Faulkner Subaru of Harrisburg  for underwriting the JazzStage

CPFJ JAZZ STAGE MUSIC SCHEDULE - 5/26

SATURDAY, MAY 26TH


10AM - 11:15
BILL PERBETSKY & DAVE YINGER with the JIM WOOD TRIO
Trumpeter Bill Perbetsky & saxophonist Dave Yinger with pianist Jim Wood's Trio featuring bassist Steve Meashey & drummer Jeff Stabley 

11:30 - 12:15PM
SUSQUEHANNA H.S. JAZZ BAND
18 piece ensemble led by Eric Hartranft

12:30 - 1:30
COMPANY 3
Piano trio from Trez Music Education Center in Mechanicsburg
led by pianist Daniel Sawyer

1:45 - 2:45
CENTRAL PA FRIENDS OF JAZZ YOUTH BAND
Student ensemble composed of music students throughout Central PA conducted by Ron Waters

miceli
3PM - 4:45
Tony Miceli Trio - gifted Philadelphia vibraphonist and his trio featuring Steve Meashey on bass.


5PM - 7PM
FRED GRIGGS TRIO
Drummer Fred Griggs, originally from Carlisle PA and a former member of the CPFJ Youth Band, now living in NYC, is bringing his New York trio featuring Christian Contreras (tenor sax) Chris Palmer (bass)

Sunday, May 27th, 2018

CPFJ Stage & Tent at Arts Fest 2018 - 10am-7pm
Front & Walnut Sts
Harrisburg, PA 17101
USA [map]
Price: FREE

CPFJ will have a promotional stage tent from 10am - 7pm at the annual Arts Fest in Riverfront Park at the Walnut St Bridge.  We will have have musical guests throughout the day - Please come down and join us!   

SUNDAY, MAY 27TH

wilsonmauger

10 AM - 11:45AM 

DAVE WILSON/BEN MAUGER QUARTET

featuring drummer Dave Santana & keyboard artist Mark Huber
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NOON - 12:45PM
MECHANICSBURG JAZZ ENSEMBLE
conducted by Oliver Fairley and Ben Goldsborough

1:30 - 2:30PM
PAUL BRATCHER TRIO
Talented organist with his working trio - Mark Ryan (guitar)
and Mark Hunsberger (drums)


2:45 - 3:45PM
TOM STROHMAN W/ PAUL BRATCHER TRIO
Woodwind wizard Strohman / leader of the popular area group
Third Stream

4PM - 5:15PM
NANCY & SPENCER REED
Vocal/instrumental Jazz duo from the Poconos -
Spencer plays guitar, Nancy plays bass
.
5:30PM
NO LAST CALL
Harrisburg's one and only hit & run street band

 

Special thanks to Faulkner Subaru of Harrisburg  for underwriting the JazzStage

Monday, May 28th, 2018

CPFJ Jazz Stage at Arts Fest! - 10-5pm
Front & Walnut Sts
Harrisburg, PA 17101
USA [map]
Price: FREE

CPFJ will have a jazz stage & promotional tent from 10am - 5pm on Memorial Day at the annual Arts Fest in Riverfront Park at the Walnut St Bridge.  We will have have musical guests throughout the day - ...Please come down and join us!   

MUSIC SCHEDULE - 5/28:

MONDAY, MAY 28


10 AM - 11:45AM
TEENTOWN
Central PA's most talented young band - Gabriel Severn (bass) Connor Rohrer (piano) and Logan Bedard (drums)
.
NOON - 1PM
CPFJ YOUTH BAND
Student ensemble composed of music students throughout
Central PA conducted by Ron Waters



1:15 - 2:30PM
JAY UMBLE TRIO
Master jazz guitarist and his trio



2:45 - 3:45PM
DRED “PERKY” SCOTT & MARK HUBER TRIO
Vocalist Perky Scott with Mark Huber's piano trio
.
4-5PM
ENCORES BIG BAND
Traditional 16 piece Big Swing Band