Guitarist Jay Geils
Headlining this year is the New Guitar Summit, featuring local guitar legend Jay Geils, Howard Alden, and Gerry Beaudoin, along with Bart Weisman on drums, Ron Ormby on bass and Gerry Beaudoin III on vibes. They're performing Saturday night in Provincetown. The opening band features Berklee professor Jane Miller on guitar, David Clarke on bass and Cercie Miller on saxophone.
On Monday, the festival shifts to Cotuit, where the line-up includes jazz singer Donna Bryne, along pianist Tim Ray, bassist Marshall Wood and drummer Bart Weisman. A jazz quartet opens the show, featuring Fred Fried on guitar, Bruce Abbot on sax and flutes, Michael Lavoie on bass and Miki Matsuki on drums.
Here is a full schedule of events.
You can also find a schedule of upcoming jazz festivals in Massachusetts, and more details on year round jazz in Massachusetts at MassJazz.com.
For visitor information go to MassVacation.com or CapeCodChamber.org.