Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival Media Coverage
Each year, the Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival receives extensive media coverage. The festival has been featured in the Boston Globe, WCVB-TV/Channel 5, the Boston Herald, Boston.com, Boston Magazine, WBUR, WGBH, the Improper Bostonian, Jazz Times, the Huffington Post, Zagat’s Boston edition, and many more, as you will see via the documents below.
The festival is Boston's biggest block party—a free, annual, outdoor public concert that has drawn as many as 80,000 in past years with its host of jazz, Latin, blues, and funk performances, along with family activities and an array of food vendors.
Tens of thousands of music lovers came together for "Boston's biggest block party" at the 2016 Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival on Saturday, September 24, featuring three performance stages, local vendors, and kids activities.
Saxophonist Mark Zaleski, an associate professor in Berklee's Harmony Department, will perform at the Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival on September 24.
Featured acts include John Scofield, Al Jarreau, the Billy Hart Trio, Pitch Slapped, and Behind These Eyes, among others.
This year's Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival was yet another success, attracting some 60,000 people of all ages to Boston’s South End to enjoy a day of world-class free music.
Channel 5's Chronicle profiles drummer and Berklee professor Terri Lyne Carrington in its annual series, "Game Changers," which spotlights people who are transforming their fields.
Watch Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah perform at the Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival: