TOP 30 SUMMER JAZZ FESTIVALS

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BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL OVER 100 EVENTS IN TEN VENUES THROUGHOUT NEW YORK CITY

Blue Note Entertainment hosted the inaugural Blue Note Jazz Festival as a result of celebration of the Blue Note’s 30th Anniversary in 2011. The festival featured over 80 performances in 15 venues throughout New York City. Blue Note Jazz Festival Blue Note Jazz Club was opened on September 30, 1981, by owner and founder Danny […]

Capital Jazz Fest

CAPITAL JAZZ FEST THE JAZZ FESTIVAL WITH SOUL, 25TH EDITION!

Each year in early June, tens of thousands of music lovers from throughout the country flock to the suburbs of Washington, D.C. to attend this weekend of cool jazz and soul: The Capital Jazz Fest. Started in 1993, this multi-day, multi-stage outdoor music festival, which attracts music lovers from 44 states, is more than just […]

SYRACUSE JAZZ FEST

SYRACUSE JAZZ FEST WILL RETURN THIS SUMMER ON FRIDAY, JUNE 9 AND SATURDAY, JUNE 10

The Syracuse Jazz Fest is an annual free admission outdoor summer music festival staged in Syracuse, New York. Now in its 35th year, Syracuse Jazz Fest has been praised by the International Association for Jazz Education (IAJE), and has been ranked as the Central New York Region’s “Best Music Festival” for the past 10 years. […]

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PLAYBOY JAZZ FESTIVAL AT THE HOLLYWOOD BOWL IN LOS ANGELES

Playboy Jazz Festival. Although when one thinks of PLAYBOY magazine, the glamorous centrefolds and thought-provoking interviews are often the first things to come to mind, Playboy has had an equally long and mutually beneficial relationship with jazz. PLAYBOY JAZZ FESTIVAL PLAYBOY Enterprises was created in 1953 as the HMH Publishing Co., Inc. for the purpose […]

DUPONT CLIFFORD BROWN JAZZ FESTIVAL

DUPONT CLIFFORD BROWN JAZZ FESTIVAL RODNEY SQUARE WILMINGTON

The DuPont Clifford Brown Jazz Festival is a tribute to Clifford Brown, one of the premier jazz trumpeters of his time, and a way to keep his memory alive. Wilmington’s own Clifford Brown was a trumpeter, whose life tragically ended early one summer morning in 1956. Wilmington is the largest city in the state of […]

OTTAWA JAZZ FESTIVAL

TD OTTAWA JAZZ FESTIVAL IN DOWNTOWN OTTAWA CANADA

What began as a weekend of outdoor jazz in Major’s Hill Park back in 1980 has evolved into one of the National Capital Region’s most highly anticipated musical events of the summer, the TD Ottawa Jazz Festival. The Ottawa Jazz Festival was founded in 1980 by local musicians Bob Misener and Tony Pope who wanted […]