keith hollis

Keith Hollis

The Chicken Bone Beach Historical Foundation offers free ”Jazz on the Beach” performances at Kennedy Plaza (on the A.C. Boardwalk between Mississippi and Georgia avenues) every Thursday from 7-10 p.m. in the summer. The first hour is a local jazz artist, 8 p.m. a headliners performs. Go to for more.

Here’s what’s planned:

June 27: CBB IDEA Youth Jazz Collective; Nicholas Payton Quartet

July 4: Kameelah Samar Quintet; Sean Jones Quartet

July 11: Lee Smith with Odean Pope Quartet; Carmen Lundy Quartet

July 18: Greg Moore & Lotus Jazz Quartet; Jason Marsalis Quartet

July 25: Edgardo Cintron Latin Jazz Band; Charlie Sepulveda Sextet

Aug. 1: Ella Gahnt Quartet; “Sung with Words” with Helen Sung

Aug. 8: Vertical Current; Nnenna Freelon Quartet

Aug. 15: CBB IDEA Youth Jazz Collective; Harvey Mason Sextet

Aug. 22: Tony (TNT) Jones, featuring Shayne Fredrick with special guest Norman Conners; Matthew Whitaker Quartet

Aug. 29: Keith Hollis with special guest Cedric Napoleon (formerly of Pieces of a Dream); The Yellowjackets

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