The 2022 Boston Jazz Fest will be held on Saturday, August 27, 2022 at Maritime Park in Boston’s Seaport District and will feature performances by some of the best jazz musicians in the business:
“Kandace has a voice that could melt snow.” – Prince
Kandace Springs is a pianist, songwriter and vocalist from Nashville, TN. Kandace’s music is a refined mix of R&B, jazz, and pop.
Pat Braxton is an award–winning singer whose repertoire includes a tribute to the great Billie Holiday. Pat Braxton has been showcased throughout the United States, Canada and Europe, and Asia. Pat and the band members encompass an array of musical backgrounds. Their jazz-based repertoire appeals to audiences of all ages, ethnicities, and cultures.
VIVIAN FANG LIU
Vivian Fang Liu is an award-winning pianist, singer, songwriter, Grammy voting member and Educator. Ms. Liu holds two master’s degrees in Music Education from Teachers College Columbia University and Classical Piano Performance from New York University.
SPECIAL EFX FEATURING
Chieli Minucci is a guitarist, composer, producer, arranger, and longtime leader of the Grammy-nominated jazz-fusion group SPECIAL EFX featuring Chieli Minucci, a major force on the jazz and world music scene for over 35 years.
The GroovaLottos are a multi-Grammy nominated soul-funk jam band, and musical production team created by veteran touring and studio session players and singers. Starting as a series of weekly jam sessions, the group quickly rose as a favorite at bars, clubs, events, and festivals throughout New England and the east coast.
Boston Jazz Fest is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization