The 5th annual Ballard Jazz Festival kicks off this Wednesday with The Brotherhood of the Drum at The Sunset Tavern.

Discount on advance tickets are still available, so visit the Ballard Jazz Festival website for more information.

Here is a rundown:

Wed – Thur, April 23 – 24: Brotherhood of the Drum

Friday, April 25: Concert featuring Hadley Caliman Quintet and the Hal Galper Trio

Friday, April 25: Ballard Jazz Walk (16 groups in 13 venues on a joint ticket)

Saturday, April 26: Concert featuring Lee Kontiz and The Sam Yahel Trio

Sunday, April 27
: Swedish Pancake Jazz Brunch

Ballard Jazz Festival