Heckscher Park was filled with music lovers for the third annual Coltrane Day Music Festival, during which several musicians performed beautiful melodies as a tribute to the legacy of American Saxophonist John Coltrane, who lived in Dix Hills, and his impact on the music industry. With music like jazz, funk, blues, and hip-hop, the day offered something for everyone to enjoy at the festival, held July 22. The festival consisted of a variety of different performances, workshops, community jams, food, live painting, vendors and exhibits. Several iconic musicians put on performances for festival-goers, including Grammy winner Charles Neville, of The Neville Brothers, with jam-band Circus Mind, and bass star Matt Garrison. Other stars include saxophonist Kenny Garrett; and Grammy nominee harpist Brandee Younger.