2018 Next Generation Jazz Festival Presented by Monterey Jazz Festival
Monterey, Calif.; October 18, 2017; Monterey Jazz Festival, a leader in jazz education since its inception in 1958, is pleased to announce the 48th Annual Next Generation Jazz Festival, featuring the nation’s most talented middle school, high school, conglomerate, and college instrumental and vocal jazz ensembles and soloists at the newly-renovated Monterey Conference Center from March 9-11, 2018.
LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC ASSOCIATION
TO PRESENT 2018 PLAYBOY JAZZ FESTIVAL
Artists scheduled to perform include (Updated Feb 26th, 2018):
CHARLES LLOYD & The Marvels with special guest LUCINDA WILLIAMS, THE RAMSEY LEWIS QUINTET, LEE RITENOUR and DAVE GRUSIN, ANTHONY HAMILTON, SNARKY PUPPY, JAZMINE SULLIVAN, TOWER OF POWER, KNEEBODY, DAYMÉ AROCENA and ROY GAINES
Los Angeles, CA (January 4, 2018) – The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association will present the 40th annual Playboy Jazz Festival June 9-10, 2018, at the Hollywood Bowl. It is the LA Phil’s fifth year presenting the event, and in keeping with tradition, the Festival will feature a first-rate slate of emerging jazz artists as well as renowned superstars of the genre.
The Lowcountry Jazz Festival 2018
Save the Date: September 1-2, 2018!
New Festival Venue Location!!!!!
The Lowcountry Jazz Festival, which is sponsored by Closing the Gap in Healthcare, was started by Thaddeus John Bell, MD in 2008. Founded on the premise of health education and eradicating health disparities, the festival prides itself on featuring an array of musical talent from the Smooth Jazz genre.
Jazz in the Gardens Music Festival Announces 2018 Line Up. Tickets On Sale Today Friday December 8 @ 10am
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla., Dec. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The City of Miami Gardens announces the highly anticipated 2018 artist lineup for its 13th annual Jazz in the Gardens (JITG) music festival, the signature event for this vibrant community. On March 17-18, 2018, fans will again experience the ultimate festival event featuring the world’s top artists from the R&B, soul, jazz, hip-hop, and funk genres.
2018 Lineup Set for BIAMP PDX Jazz Festival
Presented by Cascades Sotheby’s International Reality
The 15th anniversary edition will acknowledge the originally hip and wonderfully wacky world of jazz vocalese, highlighted by Grammy® Award-winner Kurt Elling and his homage to mentor, 95-years-young Jon Hendricks with daughters Michele and Aria Hendricks performing along with Portland stalwarts Randy Porter and Nancy King, and a performance by the Portland State University Jazz Vocal Ensemble under the direction of Sherry Alves.
15th Annual Panama Jazz Festival Led By Artistic
Director Danilo Pérez Announces 2018 Lineup
Uniting internationally acclaimed jazz artists, renowned educators and jazz fans from around the globe, the 15th Annual Panama Jazz Festival will be held January 15-20, 2018 at The City of Knowledge in Panama City, ATLAPA Convention Center and the Old Quarter of Panama City.
2018 ESSENCE Festival Initial Line-Up Announced July 5-8 In New Orleans
NIGHTLY CONCERT SERIES SPOTLIGHTS WOMEN–WITH ELECTRIFYING PERFORMANCES BY JANET JACKSON, MARY J. BLIGE, FANTASIA, XSCAPE, H.E.R., THE ROOTS FEATURING ERYKAH BADU, JILL SCOTT AND SNOOP DOGG
NEW YORK, Jan. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — ESSENCE wants you to grab your squad and plan your trip as it announces its exhilarating initial talent line-up for the 2018 ESSENCE Festival, taking place July 5-8 in New Orleans.
LONG BEACH LEGENDS, LOWRIDER BAND, MAKE TRIUMPHANT
LONG BEACH RETURN AT THE NEW BLUES FESTIVAL V,
LABOR DAY WEEKEND, SATURDAY & SUNDAY, SEPT. 1 & 2
(LONG BEACH, CA) – On Labor Day Weekend, Saturday, September 1 and Sunday, September 2, the New Blues Festival V returns to El Dorado Regional Park for its fifth big consecutive year, featuring two full days of the best in Blues, R&B and Soul music from some of today’s biggest acts.
THIS IS OUR MUSIC Presents
2018 NYC WINTER JAZZFEST
Celebrating The 14th Annual Season
January 10-17, 2018,
Presenting A Wide Spectrum of Jazz
A Tribute To The Late Geri Allen, Frequent Winter Jazzfest Alumna, Music Direction by Terri Lyne Carrington
In 2017, Winter JazzFest artists addressed various themes of social justice in their music. Now in its 14th annual season, Winter Jazzfest 2018 will span January 10-17, 2018, presenting cutting-edge programming.