Litchfield Jazz Camp has announced the return of its annual concert series, \u201cJazz After Work,\u201d through July 25. Concerts will be offered Mondays through Thursdays from 7:15 to 8:30 p.m. at Emerson Performing Arts Center at The Gunnery, 99 Green Hill Road. The Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation has made the free concerts possible. \u201cLitchfield Jazz Camp is one of the very few efforts to keep jazz, one of America's truly original art forms, alive,\u201d said Litchfield County resident Hugh Hill, who has attended these concerts for years. \u201cLike a lot of jazz aficionados, my wife and I will always remember those magical jazz moments -- Miles Davis at the Saratoga, Stanley Clarke at the Blue Note,\u201d he said. \u201cWhen those moments happen at a local high school, it is more than special.\u201d Litchfield Jazz Camp faculty teaching artists and Jazz After Work performers include the best and sought after players on the jazz scene today. They include \u2014 to name a few \u2014 guitarists Dave Stryker and Paul Bollenback, saxophonists Claire Daly, Kris Allen, Don Braden, Albert Rivera and Caroline Davis, drummers Steve Johns, Richie Barshay and George Schuller, trumpeters Dave Ballou and Russ Johnson, bassists Mario Pavone, Avery Sharpe, Joris Teepe, Zwe Bell La-Pere and Luques Curtis, pianists Jen Allen, Carmen Staaf, Zaccai Curtis and Julian Shore, trombonist Peter McEachern, vocalists Nicole Zuraitis, Alina Engibaryan and Melinda Rodriguez and others. To view the full schedule of nightly concerts, visit https:\/\/litchfieldjazzcamp.com\/student-activities\/faculty-concerts\/2019-jazz-after-work-concert-schedule\/ Concerts will be followed by student jam sessions. Attendees are welcome to bring and instrument and jump in. Entrance to Jazz After Work is free but the public is encouraged to reserve their free tickets at Jazzafterwork2019.Eventbrite.com.