SCHENECTADY -- The free Jazz on Jay concert series begins on Thursday, June 7, with a return appearance by perennial favorite vocalist Colleen Pratt. The concerts are held from noon to 1:30 p.m. each Thursday on the Jay Street pedestrian mall. The rain location is Robb Alley at Proctors.
- June 7 Colleen Pratt & Friends
- June 14 Maria Zemantauski
- June 21 Skip Parsons
- June 28 Peg Delaney Quartet
- July 5 Keith Pray Quartet
- July 12 Azzaam Hameed Quartet
- July 19 George Muscatello/Shiri Zorn Trio
- July 26 Brian Patneaude Quartet
- Aug. 2 Art D’echo Trio featuring Josh Nelson
- Aug. 9 The Intentional Jazz Quartet
- Aug. 16 Rob Aronstein Trio
- Aug. 23 Ben O’Shea New Quintet
- Aug. 30 The Ragtime Windjammers
- Series sponsors include Schenectady County, MVP Health Care, the Downtown Schenectady Improvement Corporation, the ElectriCity Arts District and the Schenectady City Heritage Area.