An all-star line-up of jazz and roots musicians are set to perform at the Springfield Jazz & Roots Festival in Court Square, Springfield, MA on Saturday, August 8, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. The festival is free and open to the public.
Among the performers: Big Chief Donald Harrison with jazz keyboard legend Lonnie Smith; Avery Sharpe and the New England Gospel Choir, featuring Angel Rose and Charles Neville; Elan Trotman; Jeff Holmes Quartet and more.
Here is a full list of this year's performers.
You can find a schedule of jazz festivals throughout Massachusetts in 2015 by visiting MassJazz/Festivals.
For year round details on live jazz in the Bay State, visit MassJazz.com.
For tourism in formation, go to MassVacation.com.