Big Band & Jazz

The return of spring means the return of one of Lexington's longest-running and most beloved concert series – Big Band & Jazz. With a full schedule of live music planned, concert-goers can enjoy weekly big band or jazz music at Moondance Amphitheater and Ecton Park. Picnics are encouraged and patrons should bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating.

Details

Tuesdays, May 11 – June 29, 2021 at Moondance Amphitheater
Tuesdays, July 6 – Aug. 17, 2021 at Ecton Park
7 – 8:30 p.m.
Free 

Moondance Amphitheater​
1152 Monarch St.
Lexington, Ky.

Ecton Park
956 Turkey Foot Rd.
Lexington, Ky. ​​​​​​

Big Band & Jazz 2021 schedule

Moondance Amphitheater

  • May 11 – Uncle Sam’s Bait Shop
  • May 18 – Brett Evans Trombone Jazz Ensemble
  • May 25 – Dixieland South Jazz Band
  • June 1 – DiMartino, Osland Little Big Band
  • June 8 – Marlin McKay Quintet
  • June 15 – Tim Lake and the Jazz Blues Persuaders
  • June 22 – Ross Whitaker Jazz Trio
  • June 29 – Lexington Summer Concert Band *patriotic concert
  • July 2 – The Metrognomes *patriotic concert, special Friday show 

Ecton Park

  • July 6 – Dan Brock & Friends
  • July 13 – Walnut Street Ramblers
  • July 20 – Osland/Dailey Jazztet
  • July 27 – Ozone
  • Aug. 3 – Brass Impact
  • Aug. 10 – DiMartino/Osland Jazz Orchestra (DOJO)
  • Aug. 17 – Young at Heart Big Band

     

Performances are scheduled by the American Federation of Musicians Local 554-635 and are supported by the AFM Music Performance Trust Fund.

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