8/11/2010 - WBGO’s Sheila Anderson to Host 2nd Annual Somerville Jazz Festival


On Sunday, September 12th from 1-6 pm, Downtown Somerville, NJ will host its 2nd Annual Somerville Jazz Festival produced and hosted by Sheila Anderson of WBGO. 


This free, outdoor festival will feature legendary jazz drummer and architect of post-bop swing Louis Hayes, alto saxophonist and entertainer extraordinaire Lou Donaldson, internationally acclaimed vocalist Melissa Walker and the Curtis Brothers, one of the most exciting Latin jazz sounds on the scene today.


The Festival will be held on the beautiful Somerset County Courthouse Green at the corner of E. Main and Grove Streets in Downtown Somerville, which is about an hour  from New York City and Newark via New Jersey Transit’s Raritan Valley Line. 


Delicious food and beverages provided by local restaurants will be available at the Festival Food Court.  For more information visit



The Somerville Jazz Festival is presented by the Downtown Somerville Alliance,

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