Discover Roxbury Jazz At The Fort | August 2nd

Sunday August 2nd at Highland Park on Fort Avenue in Roxbury's Fort Hill Neighborhood there will be a Jazz show feauturing "The Bill Pierce Collective" and Berkeley City Music All-Stars starting at 5 PM. Dont miss out on the chance to hear some live music this Sunday and have a great time listening to one of the oldest music styles today! 

Where: Highland Park, Fort Avenue 

When: August 2nd at 5PM.

For more info call 617- 747- 6410


Women in World Jazz | April 30

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Women in World Jazz performs an interactive musical concert in celebration of El Día de los Niños, an annual celebration of children and reading for families of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds. Audiences enjoy a taste of different cultures from around the globe, such as Cape Verde’s Coladeira and Brazil’s Samba.


When: Thursday, April 30th


Where: Uphams Corner Branch of BPL

500 Columbia Road, Dorchester

For more info: call Uphams Corner branch at 617-265-0139

2nd Annual Four Corners Day

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Greater Four Corners Action Coalition along with Four Corners Main Street and NAN(Neighborhood Association Network) present...


The Second Annual Four Corners Day

We Got Flava


A fun filled day for the whole family to enjoy!

Events and activities

The little ones will be kicking off the event with a fun and adorable parade...and will gather at Mothers Rest Park for cotton candy and carnival style fun! >> Read More

Jazz at the Fort | August 4

This Sunday, August 4, from 5 to 7pm the annual Jazz at the Fort event will take place at Marcella Park in Roxbury. This is a free event that features Diane Richardson, assistant chair and jazz vocalist in the Berklee Voice Department. Also, don't miss the live painter Percy Davis who will create a painting inspired by live jazz music. In addition, a group of ArtROX vendors selling jewelry, mixed media arts and etched glass will be on site to appeal to your wants.

Jazz Fest with a Taste of the Caribbean @ Strand Theater | July 26

The Boston Foundation is partnering with the Berklee College of Music Office of Community Affairs and Campus Engagement to help revitalize arts and ethnic culture in Dorchester’s Uphams Corner.

Among the activities produced by Berklee will be a concert of jazz and Caribbean music on Friday, July 26, at 7:30 p.m. at the historic Strand Theater, located at 543 Columbia Road in Dorchester. The concert is free.  >> Read More

Jazz Boston! @ Uphams Corner | April 18


April is National Poetry Month! On April 18 at 6:30pm, JazzBoston! will combine poetry and jazz at the Uphams Corner Branch Library. Please join the Uphams Corner Branch in listening to New England Conservatory students read jazz-influenced poems selected by U.S. Poet Laureate, Robert Pinsky. Then watch the students perform the music that inspired them. Afterward, feel free to read one of Mr. Pinsky’s poems outloud in the library. For more info, visit www.jazzboston.org

Mass Ave. at Columbus: The Jazz Corner of Boston | March 21

Sabby Lewis at the Savoy Cafe, Charlie Parker at the Hi-Hat, Alan Dawson at Wally's Paradise...Jazz had no better home than the club's of Boston's South End! The South End Historical Society and the Boston Preservation Alliance present a fascinating musical journey as Richard Vacca, author of "The Boston Jazz Chronicles," joins us to talk about the South End's deep roots in the city's jazz history. The event will start at 6:30pm and take place at 532 Mass Ave. This event is free and open to the public, but registration is kindly requested. To register, please call the South End Historical Society at 617-536-4445 or email admin@southendhistoricalsociety.org.

Fulani Haynes and the Jazz Collaborative | Jan 3

The CoffeeHouse at Haley House Bakery Cafe if off to a wonderful start with Fulani Haynes and the Jazz Collaborative! The evening will start at 7:00pm with guest speaker Vickie Meredith and will continue from 8:00-10:00pm with live jazz. Arrive early for dinner, served anytime from 5:00pm on!

For more info: http://www.haleyhouse.org/calendar

High Notes of Jazz Roxbury | Sept. 29

Discover Roxbury presents a walking tour of Lower Roxbury's former jazz 

community during the 1950s. >> Read More

Jazz in the Square | August 18

Jazz in the Square

Come out and enjoy "Jazz in the Square" on the grounds of Second Church in Dorchester, corner of Washington and Talbot Ave, Codman Square at 5pm. Bring something to eat and invite your friends and family. All are welcome.

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