My name is Bess Jacques and I'm a Maine-based pianist and singer, performing regularly in the greater Portland area. I also teach piano lessons from my home in Westbrook.
Find my trio Bess Jacques & The Strays:
Sundays at MJ's Wine Bar
One City Center, Portland, ME
Jazz, blues and wine. We always have a good time and you will too.
Thursdays at Solo Italiano
100 Commercial St, Portland, ME
Starting November 7, the trio is back at Solo! Beautiful food and wine and music in a beautiful downtown Portland location.
Thursdays, Oct 17 & 24, at Cadenza
5 Depot St, Freeport, Maine
Discover Freeport's fantastic new jazz club.
I'll also be playing solo (Strayless) in Kennebunk:
Select Fridays and Saturdays at On the Marsh Bistro
46 Western Ave, Kennebunk, ME
Friday, Oct 25
Saturday, Oct 26
Friday, Nov 1
Saturday, Nov 16
Saturday, Nov 23
Friday, Nov 29
Saturday, Nov 30
Saturday, Dec 7
Friday, Dec 13
Friday, Dec 20
Saturday, Dec 21
To hear about upcoming performances:
Video credit: Wilkes Media, with sound by Mark Abraham