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Newton Jazz Festival: Sponsors & Artists

Past Jazz Festival Performers

Patrice Williamson

Award Winning Vocalist Patrice Williamson ~ "Best Jazz Artist" - Boston Magazine

The Rusty Scott Organ Group

Hammond B3 Jazz!!! Bluesy, Jazzy and Gritty!

Nathan Aronow Nextet

The Nathan Aronow Nextet plays the 2012 Newton Jazz Festival!

The Rusty Scott Quartet

New England's Most Prolific Jazz and Swing!!! Also the Rusty Scott Organ Group - Hammond B3 at it's best!

The Fred Woodard Trio

"...a master at combining jazz and blues in an electric guitar style that never fails to engage." --Ron Netsky, Rochester City News 2008 Jazz Festival and Block Party

Persian Blue

Persian Blue's music is primal, rhythmic, fusion jazz and rock with depth.


Cape Verdean rhythms... join them in celebration of their infectious music! 

Joe McMahon

The Joe McMahon Trio celebrate the release of their debut self-titled CD at the 2010 Newton Jazz Festival!