The third annual Delaney Chevrolet Westsylvania Jazz & Blues Festival takes place May 28, 2016 in Indiana, Pennsylvania’s IRMC Park. The one-day, free jazz and blues festival features a lineup that includes nationally and internationally known musicians, regional acts, and student musicians playing in a classic American small town.
The inaugural festival was attended by over 1,200 people. Headliners were blues guitarist Sonny Landreth and the Poogie Bell Band featuring trumpeter Sean Jones. Headliners for 2015 were Elevations with special guest Warren Wolf and The New Mastersounds.
The festival is presented in partnership with the the Indiana Arts Council. The steering committee includes representation from jazz quintet the Dad Band, founders of the festival; Downtown Indiana, Inc.; and the Indiana business community. It is supported by a generous donation from Delaney Chevrolet of Indiana, Pennsylvania; a partnership with Pittsburgh JazzLive International Festival, a project of the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust; the Indiana Arts Council, and by corporate sponsors and individual patrons. Our official media sponsors are 90.5 WESA and 91.3 WYEP.