Well, here we are at Day 3 of the 25th annual San Jose Jazz Summer Fest. It all ends tonight. Here are my Sunday recommendations:

Noon, Main Stage, Pedrito Martinez band, featuring keyboardist/vocalist Ariacne Trujillo. Their 21st-century rhumba is virtuoso stuff, though it feels breezy -- and accessible. They play great tunes -- could be pop hits, some of them. The group also performs at the Cafe Stritch Stage, 5:30 p.m.; and at the Blackbird Tavern Stage (there's an extra $15 charge for this one) at 9 p.m.

Noon, Cafe Stritch, Charnett Moffett. The master bassist performs with singer-songwriter Jana Herzen, part of the daylong showcase at Stritch for the Motema record label. The duo also performs at 3 p.m.

The Denise Perrier Trio performs at 2 p.m. Sunday on the California Theatre Stage at the San Jose Jazz Summer Fest. James Barry Knox Photography.
The Denise Perrier Trio performs at 2 p.m. Sunday on the California Theatre Stage at the San Jose Jazz Summer Fest. James Barry Knox Photography. ( James Barry Knox Photography )

1:30 p.m., Cafe Stritch, Marc Cary Focus Trio. Cary is a broad thinker, and one of the best pianists in jazz. He came up under the wing of drummer Art Taylor, graced Abbey Lincoln's band for years and keeps pushing boundaries. His trio also performs at 4:15 p.m.

2 p.m., Main Stage, Monty Alexander and the Harlem-Kingston Express. Big fun with the veteran pianist.

2 p.m., California Theatre Stage, Denise Perrier Trio. Her guest is saxophonist Houston Person, a legend who plays an increasingly rare breed of old-school, soulful jazz.

3 p.m., Blues Stage, Catherine Russell. She sings blues and vintage jazz tunes; she'll incite the crowd to dancing, maybe even slow-dancing. Russell is classy.


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4 p.m., Blackbird Tavern Stage, Christian Tamburr Quintet. This is going to swing; Tamburr is a great vibraphonist, and he has a superb trumpeter in the band, Dominick Farinacci. And, oh, the drummer Quintin Baxter. A don't-miss show.

4 p.m., California Theatre Stage, Donald Harrison. The famous New Orleans bebopper also performs at 7:30 p.m. on the Big Easy Stage.

6 p.m., Main Stage, David Sanborn, Joey DeFrancesco, Warren Wolf and Byron Landham. Festival jazz; should work well in the park as this 25th annual event draws to a close.

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