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10×10, by George

Thank you for making the 2017 Pittsfield CityJAZZ Festival one of our most successful undertakings…ever. Our 2018 programming schedule will include some very exciting first-of-a-kind events throughout the Berkshires. Our first major event in 2018 will be the city of Pittsfield’s annual “10×10 Upstreet Arts Festival”, in mid-February. Check here for details in coming weeks.

Latin Percussion workshop, Oct. 14, 1pm (free)

Attention percussion teachers, students, and anyone interested in Latin rhythms: Berkshires Jazz is hosting a free Latin Percussion Workshop this Saturday, Oct. 14, at Wood Brothers Music Store (Allendale Shopping Center, Pittsfield. 1-2:30pm). The clinic will be conducted by Roger Squitero, percussionist with the Dizzy Gillespie Afro- Cuban Experience. Dizzy Gillespie is generally credited with […]

Jazz About Town: our annual “jazz crawl” schedule

Spanning two weekends, our 13th Pittsfield CityJAZZ Festival festival kicks-off with the popular “jazz crawl” on Friday, Oct. 6. Various local restaurants and lounges present local musicians in Pittsfield’s Upstreet Cultural District. No cover charge! It’s no secret that the Berkshires are home for some amazing talent, and it’s a pleasure to present so many […]