Scranton Jazz Festival 2015

Scranton Jazz Festival



Jazz Fest praise…from the audience!

“On consecutive weekends, I found the movie, “Rikki and the Flash” to be good and the 11th annual Scranton Jazz Festival to be great. I’m sure the Peach Music Festival was also very good, but as I said, the jazz festival was great. Master of ceremonies Larry Pugliese frequently touted[…]


Hundreds attend Scranton Jazz Festival

Hundreds attend Scranton Jazz Festival By Sarah Hofius Hall Published: August 16, 2015 The leader of acclaimed jazz band Spyro Gyra sees Scranton as “a town on a comeback.” In his travels across the country with the band, Jay Beckenstein has learned that the secret to getting people to a[…]


WVIA at the 2015 Scranton Jazz Festival

The 2015 Scranton Jazz Festival is happening this weekend in Downtown Scranton, and WVIA is a proud media sponsor. Hear the best in Jazz, Blues and World Music, and take in an incredible performance by national recording artists Spyro Gyra. WVIA’s George Graham will be there all weekend recording the festival[…]

All that jazz in Scranton

All that jazz in Scranton – jazz festival hits downtown venues this weekend By Gene Axton August 11, 2015 The Times Leader SCRANTON — The Scranton Jazz Festival started in 2004 as a one-night event in Nay Aug Park. It drew so many attendees that a second night was added[…]

Keystone College Jazz Institute Students

Keystone College To Host Jazz Institute

Keystone College To Host Jazz Institute staff report Published: July 30, 2015 Keystone College is accepting registrations for the seventh annual Jazz Institute at Keystone College Monday through Friday, Aug. 3-7, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. The Jazz Institute, presented in partnership with the Pennsylvania Jazz Alliance, will[…]

2015 Headliner Announced: SPYRO GYRA

Spyro Gyra is a jazz juggernaut who released their 30th album of new material The Rhinebeck Sessions in 2013, which Jazztimes called “inspired”. Travis Rogers of the Jazz Journalists Association picked it for Jazz Album Of The Year. Something Else Reviews called it “Their finest album since their early 80s heyday” and[…]