Jazz Fridays are back! Free performances will be held every Friday from August 6 through August 27 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm on the rear patio of the Museum, located at 370 Beach Road. Bring your chairs, blanket and a picnic to enjoy while social distancing during the event. In the case of inclement weather we will make every effort to reschedule the performance.
Amanda Bellitto is a singer-songwriter with a flair for jazz. She began a career in performance at the age of 13, and tours internationally, most recently returning from Australia.
Michael Coppola plays jazz on a one of a kind 9 string guitar. He has performed at venues such as the Montreal Jazz Festival, and The Blue Note. Michael’s daughter was raised in jazz and guitar music and received a bachelor of music degree in 2019. Previously, she was the guitarist in the all national high school jazz band in which she was a featured performer at Opryland
in Nashville. Morris Trent, upright bassist, has been part of New Haven’s jazz history for decades; being musically raised by the Buster Brothers and performing with countless jazz stars passing through The Elm City.
Jazz Fridays is generously sponsored by Alan and Sylvia Neigher and CT Office of the Arts.