If you have an itch for jazz that listening to records simply can’t scratch, The Hartford Jazz Society's free Monday Night Jazz Series might be just what you need. From July 9th to August 13th on Mondays in Bushnell Park, the Society will bring you a free showing of some of the area’s best jazz ensembles. Opening night is a double bill featuring the spirited combo of Emery A. Smith, the legendary Hartford pianist, and Winard Harper, the spirited and dynamic drummer, as well as saxophonist Javon Alexander and bassist Stephen Porter.
Mondays from July 9th to August 13th, 6 P.M., Bushnell Park, 99 Trinity St., Hartford, CT 06106-1636. Click here for full schedule and more details.Copyright © 2014, Los Angeles Times