Jazz in the Colonial City is planned for this coming Thursday. Puerto Plata songwriter, singer and musician Joshy Melo is booked for this Thursday, 19 December as part of the Tourism & Christmas program. The music group, Joshy y su 4 Jazz, includes Joshy at guitar, Salvador Gutierrez (drums), Nicolas Calcano (base), Abel de la Rosa (piano) and Felix Garcia (percussion). It is presented by Jazz en Dominicana. 8pm. The event takes place on the steps leading up from Avenida del Puerto to Calle El Conde. Tel 809 930-1840.
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