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Jazz at 10×10 Upstreet Arts Festival Pittsfield, MA

“Thrush Hour:10 great ladies of jazz” with national recording artist Stephanie Nakasian and the Hod O’Brien Trio. In this program, part of Pittsfield’s annual 10×10 Upstreet Arts Festival, Stephanie Nakasian performs selected classic vocal works and describes the historical context of the composition and the original singer. Stephanie is endowed with unique vocal insights and […]

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2015 Pittsfield CityJazz Festival

Randy Brecker headlines Pittsfield CityJazz Festival

The lineup for the 11th annual Pittsfield CityJazz Festival is wide-ranging, and includes a first-time pairing of 6-time Grammy winner Randy Brecker with the Greg Hopkins Jazz Orchestra; a return engagement by guitar virtuoso Frank Vignola; our annual “jazz crawl;” a new discovery in our jazz prodigy series, and more. The festival begins on Columbus […]

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Centennial Tribute to Billy Strayhorn, Billie Holiday, at Baba Louie’s

Berkshires Jazz is proud to present a centennial tribute to jazz giants Billie Holiday and Billy Strayhorn, who were both born in 1915. Featured performers are the DeChamplain Trio, who make their Berkshires debut in our Baba Louie’s Backroom series on Saturday, Aug. 15, 8pm. The online box office for tonight’s event is closed. There […]

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