Beacons Jazz Ensemble: "Music at the Mansion"
421 Wadsworth St.
Middletown, CT 06457
*Free and open to the public*
Sponsored by Middlesex Health and hosted by Friends of Long Hill Estate
The United States Coast Guard Beacons Jazz Nonet will replace the full United States Coast Guard
Band as featured ensemble for the concert at the Wadsworth Mansion (421 Wadsworth Street,
Middletown, Connecticut) occurring on Wednesday, July 13 at 6:30pm.
A unique and versatile group, the Beacons Jazz Nonet is the Coast Guard Band’s newest ensemble
and excels at presenting a wide range of jazz styles and influences, creating exciting new sounds
and ideas through the ensemble and improvisational skills of its nine elite members. This summer’s
“American Heat” Beacons Jazz Nonet concerts will feature a mix of swing, funk, and Latin styles
through the arrangements of Count Basie, Shorty Rogers, Bob Florence, and more. All concerts are
free and open to the public, and no tickets are required.