Selected venues where Novel Jazz has performed...

What follows is a sampling of some of the venues that we have performed at, often with many return engagements, all over the last twenty years (totaling several hundred shows ): Boothbay Opera (Boothbay Harbor, ME), Frontier Café (Brunswick, ME), Portsmouth Press Room (Portsmouth, NH), Van der Kay Music Series (Blue Hill, ME), Castine Summer Music Series (Castine, ME), Chebeague Island Free Concert Series, Boothbay Landtrust fundraisers, The Grand Theater (Ellsworth, ME), Skidompha Library (19 years), Claremont Hotel (Southwest Harbor, ME), Inn by the Sea (Cape Elizabeth, ME), Maine Public Radio (invited for four live radio performances), Gracie Theater (Bangor, ME), Saco River Theater (Bar Mills, ME), Camden Library Summer Concert Series, Harpswell Music Series,  Machias Bay Chamber Concert Series, 2015 Deer Isle Jazz Festival (sharing the stage with piano great, Geri Allen), East Vassalboro Grange, Congress Square Park (Portland), Concerts at Phippsburg Congregational Church, Concerts at Jewett (Univ. Maine Augusta), Concerts with a Cause (Brunswick Unitarian Universalist Church), St. Andrews Village, Little Brown Church, Round Pond, Vienna Union Hall, St. Lawrence Arts, Majestic Theatre, (Conway, NH), Poland Spring Summer Concert Series, Windham Summer Concert Series, Old Town River Fest and more!

The Grand Theater, Ellsworth, ME

(Photo by Tara Karczewski, Augusta, ME)

Portsmouth Press Room, Portsmouth, NH

(Photo by Mike Hearn, Durham, NH)

Photo by Mike Hearn, Durham, NH)

Photo by Richard Lord, Durham, New Hampshire

Live on Maine Public Radio

(Recording at Maine Public Radio; H. Wright photo)

Boothbay Opera House, Boothbay Harbor, ME

(Photo by Tara Karczewski, Augusta, ME)

Robert Mitchell Photography

(Photo by Tara Karczewski, Vassleboro, ME)

Novel Jazz- Castine Music Festival

(photo by Peggy McKenna, Montville, ME)

   (Peggy McKenna Photography, Montville, ME)

 Inn By The Sea, Cape Elizabeth, ME;    "Jazz on the Lawn"

 (Photos by Tara Karczewski, Vassleboro, ME)

(photo by Mason Smith; Portland, ME)

(Photo by Mason Smith; Portland, ME)

(Photo by Mason Smith; Portland, ME)

Opera House of Boothbay Harbor

 (Photo by Tara Karczewski, Vassleboro, ME)

(Photo by Elaine Jones, Thomaston, ME)

(Photo by Elaine Jones, Thomaston, ME)

One Longfellow Square; Portland, ME

 (Photo by Tara Karczewski, Vassleboro, ME)

Harpswell Summer Music Series

 (Photo by Tara Karczewski, Vassleboro, ME)

Saco River Theater

Skidompha Library Concerts (19 years)

(Photo by Sherrie Tucker, New Harbor, ME)

(Photo by Gerd Koehler)

Arts Institute of Western Maine;  University of Maine, Farmington

Lincoln Theater;  Damariscotta, ME

Machias Bay Chamber Concert Series;

Machias, ME

Deer Isle Jazz Festival

East Vassalboro Grange, "Jazz at the Grange"

Congress Square Park 

Camden Library Concert Series


Concerts at Jewett (Univ. Maine Augusta)


Brunswick U.U. "Concerts with a Cause"

(Photo by Paty Cumler Bryant)

Phippsburg Congregational Church

Concert Series

 (Photo by Wayne Beach)

Vienna Union Hall

                                                            (Photo by Michael Michaud)

Chebeague Island Concert Series

(Photo by Gerd Koehler)

St. Andrews Village, Boothbay Harbor

(photo by Cindy Rehagen Langewisch)

Little Brown Church, Round Pond, ME

(Photo by Sherri Tucker)

Maine State Music Theater Gala, Brunswick

(Photo by Jared Morneau)

Cadenza Performance Venue, Freeport, ME

(Photo by Cindy Rehagen Langewisch)

Frontier Cafe, Brunswick, ME

....And a sold-out Duke Ellington Birthday dance at Frontier Cafe, Brunswick!

Back to the Boothbay Opera House in August, 2022 for our Ellington and Strayhorn show...

August '22; First post-pandemic Skidompha evening in 2.75years!

St. Lawrence Arts, Munjoy Hill, Portland

Band selfie just before going out on stage!

The Majestic Theater, Conway, NH

Boothbay Opera House 20th Anniversary Celebration

Above photos by Pete Southwick

Photo by Robert Mitchell 

Poland Spring Summer Concert Series

Pre-show set up of gazebo overlooking  western Maine mountains                         Band performance in historic gazebo