Festival Schedule

The 2017, 8th Annual Hudson Valley Jazz Fest Schedule is…

Thursday Aug. 17    7 PM

The Hudson Valley Jazz Ensemble, with John Arbo, Bob Rosen, Lydia Pidlusky, Mark Minchello, Gabe Valle, Steve Rubin  7- 10 PM The Village Courtyard Music Series Presented by Donahue & Associates, PC and  Hosted by Grappa Ristorante & The Hudson Valley Jazz Festival

22 Railroad Ave. Warwick, NY 10990- * In case of rain, show goes inside, right there at La Piazza. Call 917-903-4380 for additional info. 

Pennings Farm & Market, Rt. 94 & Warwick Tpk. Warwick. 8 PM

The Stonehouse Jazz Project & Jazz Trivia   with Michael Hickey, Rave Tesar and Mickey Kopchak


Friday Aug. 18

It Had To Be You , Gypsy Jazz Band    5 PM

Presented by MILKWEED, 2&3 Romer’s Ally, Sugar Loaf, NY 10918-  suggested donation.


Robert Kopec and “Hang ’em High”  8 PM

with Eric Person, Jon Leonard, Neil Alexander & Dean Sharp .

The Green Onion, 8 Greycourt Ave, Chester, NY 10918        $5


Ray Blue Quartet, 8-10:30 p.m. $15

The BeanRunner Café

201 S. Division St.   Peekskill


Rob Scheps Core-tet  7 PM

Maureen’s Jazz Cellar

 2 N Broadway, Nyack

Saturday Aug. 19

The Bill Pernice Group  with Cameron Brown and Tony Jefferson 11 am to 2 PM

Blooming Hill Farm  1251 NY 208 Blooming Grove 


with Rick Savage, Eliot Zigmund, Joe Tranchina, JP Heston.   2  PM

The Tuscan Cafe, 5 South St. Warwick 10990

Partly sponsored by Uncorked Wines,  and Harvest Moon Nat Food, both of W. Milford NJ


The Stage Coach Inn, 268 Main St. Goshen, NY Presents  The Billy Stein Trio – 5 PM

Billy Stein –  guitar,Joe Giardullo – saxophones,Pete Swanson – bass

Laura and Jeff Wurster Jazz Duo   6:30-8:30 p.m.
Safe Harbors Ann Street Gallery   104 Ann Street Newburgh


The Brian Kasten Trio   7 PM

Presented by The Warwick Wine Garden & Piano Bar, 22 McEwen St. Warwick


 The Gabriele Tranchina Group – 7- 9:30 PM

with Willie Martinez, drums, Carlo DeRosa, bass, Eric Person, saxophone, Joe Vincent Tranchina, keyboards, Gabriele Tranchina, voice

Presented by The Village of Greenwood Lake

At the Lake,  Thomas Morahan Park  5-15 Windermere Ave. Greenwood Lake, NY 10925

  • In case of rain show is moved to Elks Lodge , 35 Chestnut St. Greenwood Lake, NY 10925


The Jeff Ciampa- Pete Levin  Group with Lenny White, Alex Foster and Ira Coleman  8:15

The Warwick Valley Community Center

11 Hamilton Ave. Warwick ( life fare food available by Healthy Thymes Market)

Made possible by The Warwick Valley Community Center, Healthy Thymes Market, Vernon, NJ, The Hudson Valley Jazz Festival, Seely Durland Ins.,  Vastu & Heliosoul.org

Richie Goods &Nuclear Fusion, 2 shows, 7-8:30 and 9:30-11:00 pm, $20

The BeanRunner Cafe, Peekskill

Sunday Aug. 20

The Dave Smith Group

with Dave Smith, keyboards, Mike Antonelli, saxophone, Mark Hagan, bass, Steve Rubin, drums.

The Iron Forge Inn  noon- 3     38 Iron Forge Road, Warwick    845-986-3411 for reservations


#shineonTrio  noon- 3

Barry Scheinfeld, guitar, Michael Purcell, keyboards, Mike Cervone, drums, Larry Ravdin, saxophone

Dancing Cat Saloon, 2037 Route 17 B, Bethel 


Warwick Grove presents Russ Kassoff’s tribute to Sinatra  4 PM

Featuring Alexis Cole vocals,  Russ Kassoff, piano, Frank Tate – Bass,,Tony Tedesco – Drums

12 Cropsey St.  Warwick  call 845-986-4654 for reservations.


The Thunderhead Organ Trio 5-7 PM

with Neil Alexander, Joe Gill and Ian Carroll

BeanRunner Cafe, Peekskill


The Chris Persad Group  8 PM

Matt Vashlishan , Danny Walsh , Joe Tranchina, Robert Kopec, Scott Neuman, Antoinette Montague


159 Main St. Goshen   


Jazz Promo Services


Warwick Valley Community Center