Performer Lineup and Schedule

The 2021 Summer Solstice Jazz Festival (SSJF) will be presented to the community in a virtual/hybrid format from June 25-27. 

In partnership with the MSU College of Music, bands will perform live sets at Murray Hall in MSU’s Billman Music Pavilion, which will be livestreamed for community members to enjoy at home or at small viewing locations set up in the community.

Friday, June 25

  • 6:00 p.m. Arlene McDaniel Quartet
  • 7:30 p.m. Sunny Wilkinson Quartet
  • 9:00 p.m. Diego Rivera Quartet
  • 10:30 p.m. Grupo Aye

Saturday, June 26

  • 12:00 p.m. Juan Cortes Quartet
  • 1:30 p.m. Ciara Connolly Quartet
  • 3:00 p.m. Jordyn Davis and Composetheway
  • 4:30 p.m. Sam Corey 
  • 6:00 p.m. Roger Jones and Higher Calling
  • 7:30 p.m. Gayelynn McKinney and McKinney Zone
  • 9:00 p.m. Andrew Speight
  • 10:30 p.m. Orquesta Ritmo

Sunday, June 27

  • 12:00 p.m. Heartland Klezmorim
  • 1:30 p.m. Kammy Yedor
  • 3:00 p.m. Noah Jackson
  • 4:30 p.m. Randy Napoleon 
  • 6:00 p.m. Naima Shamborguer Quartet
  • 7:30 p.m. Rodney Whitaker Group