DAMARISCOTTA — The Novel Jazz Septet will perform from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, at Skidompha Public Library, 184 Main St.

The septet performs swinging jazz out of the Great American Songbook.

The musicians of this group have been playing straight-ahead jazz for audiences throughout Maine (and beyond) for several decades. Collectively, they share over two centuries of experience in the jazz idiom. Performing will be David Clarke (guitar), Mickey Felder (piano), Mike Mitchell (trumpet), Bryan Jones (alto), Herb Maine (bass), Bill Manning (drums) and Barney Balch (trombone).

Admission will cost $15 for adults, $13 for seniors, $7 for youth 12-18, children younger than 12, accompanied by a parent, can attend for free.

For more information, call 563-5513 or visit www.skidompha.org.