Jared Sims/Nick Mainella Quintet

Saturday - March, 09 @ 10:00pm

Jared Sims is a musician and recording artist specializing in saxophone, woodwinds, jazz and funk music. He has played music on four continents and performs regularly under his own name and with several other groups. Jared has more than thirty different albums crossing several genres and his studio work has been featured American and Japanese television as well as several video games. He performs regularly in Pittsburgh, New York City, Boston, Southeast Asia and beyond. He is currently the Director of Jazz at West Virginia University.

Nick Mainella is a New England based saxophonist and woodwind artist. Residing in the Portsmouth, NH area, Nick maintains an active performing and teaching career. He performs regularly in and around New England with such groups as the Nick Mainella Quartet, The Soggy Po' Boys, Sojoy, OURBIGBAND, Jazzsputin And The Jug Skunks, and the Volare Jazz Band.

Upcoming Events

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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

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Saturday, July 20th

8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

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10:00 PM - 11:59 PM

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Sunday, July 21st

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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Monday, July 22nd

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

207-774-4111

650A Congress Street, Portland ME

Hours
Mon: 5PM-11PM
Tues: 6PM-12AM
Wed: 5PM-12AM
Thurs: 5PM-12AM
Fri & Sat: 5PM-1AM
Sun: 4PM-10PM

Blue has won Portland’s Best Jazz Venue for several years in a row and dedicates every Saturday night to Jazz at Blue.

We are a DONATION BASED venue. Please show your support to the musicians by donating to the basket by the stage. Because we don’t charge a cover and 100% of your donations go to the musicians we respectfully ask that each person make a ONE PURCHASE MINIMUM of food/beverage to help support the room. All seats are first come, first served (feel free to share a table). We do not take reservations.