Downtown Jamaica Jazz Festival
May 14th & 15th Jamaica Performing Arts Center

JCAL’s Downtown Jamaica Jazz Festival with a lineup of acclaimed artists!

The Festival aims to celebrate the rich jazz heritage rooted in Southeast Queens and promotes generations of talents who hail from diverse cultures residing in the community today.

This weekend-long music marathon features some of the most prominent names in jazz
along with emerging musicians.


12pm – Birsa Chatterjee Quartet

2pm  Johnathan Blake Quartet

4pm  Yosvany Terry

6pm – Roy Hargrove Big Band


12pm – Gabriel Chakarji

2pm – Marcus Gilmore

4pm – Caroline Davis

6pm – Jeff “Tain” Watts