The Los Alamos County Summer Concert Series presents two local jazz bands on Friday at Ashley Pond.
The show starts at 7 p.m. and is free.
The opening act will be the Craig Martin Experience. Martin plays tenor sax and clarinet.
Other band members are John Frary on drums, Carl Hagelberg plays trumpet, Quinn Marksteiner on alto sax, Mike Rogers on guitar, Aaron Anderson on keyboards and Rob Heineman plays the standup bass.
The Experinece’s sound is jazz is rock and fusion.
The concert will be CB Fox Night, who has been a sponsor for 26 years — as long as the concert series has been around.
The Craig Martin Experience plays up-tempo funky and Latin rhythms.
There will be tunes by Lee Morgan, Horace Silver, Weather Report, the Yellow Jackets, Chick Corea and the late, great, superstar of be-bop and fusion, Miles Davis.
Taking the stage a little after 8 p.m. will be the Ryan Finn Septet.
Finn graduated from Los Alamos High School in 2000. Finn plays the trombone in his band.
The music he plays has a Caribbean tilt, along with reggae, ska, calypso, soca, zouk, salsa, cha-cha, samba and more.
All of the music will be played in a jazz style.