Every Wednesday evening from 9:00 pm to midnight jazz lovers can catch the music of the HAWKINS JAZZ COLLECTIVE at the Owl Shop, 268 College Street, across the street from the Shubert Theatre in downtown New Haven. Led by drummer Gil Hawkins, Jr., the collective features the best of jazz improv combining the sounds of bebop, hardbop and classic jazz eras. Catch some of the best performers in jazz from our region including trombonist Steve Davis, trumpeter Josh Bruneau, saxophonist Andy Breskin, bassist Preston Murphy and many more. Entry to the Owl Shop is always free for those 21 and over.
Photo by Craig S. O’Connell