Category Archives: Community

Stride Nite, Christian McBride, Frank Vignola, Veronica Swift and more!

A quick look at the remaining schedule for 2018 Upcoming performances Friday, May 4 Stride Nite, with Matt DeChamplain Optional Italian buffet dinner Legion Hall, 41 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield [click here for information and online box office]   Friday, June 15 The Frank Vignola Trio Berkshire Gateway Jazz Weekend Lee Congregational Church [Click here for […]

The student art of jazz

2014: Yutang “Emily” Liu, St. Joseph’s H.S.Supporting the annual Pittsfield CityJazz Festival  Berkshires Jazz celebrates national Jazz Appreciation Month (April) with the posting the results of our Student Art Contest. As many as 100 students have participated in the annual contest, and their works hang in Pittsfield City Hall corridors for the entire month. The […]

“Jazz About Town.” Snippets from the annual 2017 jazz crawl

Our annual jazz crawl, part of the 2017 Pittsfield CityJAZZ Festival. Sub-optimal audio in some instances, but a good sense of the variety of local artists being presented. Shown here:  Andy Kelly Gypsy Jazz (at J. Allen’s). Banulis and Miller jazz duo (Panchos). John Kozinski guitar duo (Patrick’s). Mary Ann Palermo and First Take (The […]