The Monty Alexander Jazz Festival returns to the Avalon Theatre in Easton, Maryland, on Labor Weekend (Friday, September 1st through Sunday, September 3rd). Performances include Monty Alexander, Bria Skonberg, René Marie, Sean Jones, and Navy’s Jazz Commodores. For tickets and more information, visit Jazzonthechesapeake.com.
Friday, September 1st at 8 p.m.
Trumpeter/vocalist Bria Skonberg – “Shaking Up the Jazz World”
Tickets: $55 Reserved, $30 Balcony
Saturday, September 2
11 a.m. – United States Navy Band Commodores
Tickets: Free Community Concert
Noon – Jazz Brunch with the Conservatory Classic Jazz Band at Hunter’s Tavern **Reservations recommended – 410-822-4034
2 p.m. – Trumpeter Sean Jones and his band – “Without Compromise, From Miles to Wynton to Sean Jones”
Tickets: $45 Reserved, $25 Balcony
5 p.m. – Cocktails and Jazz with the Conservatory Classic Jazz Band at Tidewater Inn **Reservations recommended – 410-822-4034**
8 p.m. – Jazz vocalist René Marie – “A Remarkable Experience as René Marie Electrifies”
Tickets: $60 Reserved, $30 Balcony
Sunday, September 3 at 2 p.m.
Jazz pianist Monty Alexander – “Soul and Artistry Equals Joy”
Tickets: $30 (all tickets unreserved)