Since 2005, the Provincetown Jazz Festival™ has been held in the Oldest Continuous Art Colony in the United States and is a 501(c)(3) Tax-Exempt Non-Profit Organization donating a portion of the proceeds to worthy causes.
Jazz musicians from the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Europe, and New Zealand have appeared at concerts in Provincetown and Cotuit on Cape Cod and some of the past performers include:
Stephanie Jordan from New Orleans
Janette Mason from the United Kingdom
Shawnn Monteiro from Rhode Island
Rebecca Parris & Avery Sharpe from Massachusetts
Dane Vannatter from Pittsburg
Sharón Clark from Washington, D.C.
Paul Carr from Maryland
Howard Alden from New York City
Adrienne & Josh Hindmarsh from New Zealand
Afro Bop Alliance winner of the Latin Grammy for Best Latin Jazz Album
Joe Muranyi played clarinet for five years with Louis Armstrong
Lou Colombo is a Cape Cod Legend
Alex Brown is best known as the pianist for Paquito D'Rivera
Beat Kaestli from Switzerland