Jazz Festivals Worldwide

New England Traditional Jazz Plus, 33 Birmingham Court, Milford MA 01757

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Jane Collins' Portrait of band

by Jane F. Collins      http://www.janecollinsartist.com                                                      Williams Reunion Jazz Band  at Opening of the Bay, Duxbury MA  May 2015

Riverboat Stompers on Holland America Jazz Cruise January 5-19, 2018
Join ever-popular Jimmy Mazzy and the Riverboat Stompers on a 2-week Caribbean cruise with JazzSea.  Four prominent trad bands from across the USA appear nightly on Holland America’s MS Veendam.  Includes Banjos Aweigh and Jammers programs.  Ten Ports of Call and Booking info:  CLICK

Belgrade Dixieland Orchestra celebrate 100 years of Jazz Basin St. Blues

Michael Steinman https://jazzlives.wordpress.com/

Yankee Jazz Beat   Eric Bruno Borgman

Jazz Education Network – Syncopated Times – Jazz Video Search Engine

JazzSea Cruises          Jazzdagen Tours
20th, 25th, 29th and 31st 2016 Australian Jazz Conventions, by Nick Ribush

Essex Winter Series 2017
Suncoast Jazz Classic 2016
Jeff and Joel’s House Party 2016



Aug 25-27 Hot Jazz Jubilee, Doubletree Hilton, 2001 Point West WaySacramento, California, CA 95746  (916) 813-7665    https://www.facebook.com/HotJazzJubilee/   $112 per night.   Hilton is fully booked – Please contact the Hilton Hotel for rooms, tell them you are there for Jazz Jubilee –  916-922-4700 CODE:  JAZ  http://www.hotjazzjubilee.com/

Aug 24 – HOT JAZZ JUBILEE will again have a Special Thursday Night set for those who plan on arriving early to the festival. It will start at 7pm with the River City Swingers-SYB  followed by  Bob Draga with Friends to include the Midiri Bros and Brian Casserly.   They will be followed by the High Street Band. This set will be held in the Grand Ballroom from 7 pm to 10:30 pm and the cost is $20. More information will be available in the near future.  Come get an early start on your dancing and pre-festival enjoyment.  

Sep 15-17 The 60th annual Monterey Jazz Festival at the Monterey County Fairgrounds in Monterey, California.  www.montereyjazzfestival.org/2017  Headliners include Herbie Hancock, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Chick Corea, Angélique Kidjo, Kenny Barron Trio, Leslie Odom Jr., Joe Lovano, Branford Marsalis and many more. Artists-in-Residence for 2017 are John Clayton, Jeff Hamilton and Gerald Clayton.

Sep 24th    2pm-2am New York Hot Jazz Festival,  McKittrick Hotel,  530 W 27th St, New York, NY 10001 – 16 Bands – 12 hours – 1 HUGE hot jazz & swing party! Bria Skonberg Sextet, Gordon Webster’s OctetStephane Seva – Washboard A La Francaise.     http://www.nyhotjazzfest.com/

Oct 13-15 Jeff & Joel’s House Party returning to Elks Lodge, Branford, CT. ‘Taste of the Weekend’ kicks off Friday, Oct 13th at 7:30 with Banu Gibson, Dan Levinson, Vince Giordano, Jeff Barnhart and Tom Palinko, who will also be with us on Sat and Sun.  For the Saturday/Sunday performances, in addition, it’s Noel Kaletsky, Fred Vigorito, Tom Boates, Kevin Dorn, Dalton Ridenhour (piano), Matt Musselman (trombone), Mike Davis (trumpet), Frank Tate (bass), and of course, Jeff and Joel.  Go to  www.jeffandjoelhoiuseparty.com for times and rates.  Hurry, as much of the seating is already reserved.  For more info, call Maureen at 203-208-1481.  As in past JJHP weekends, single sessions will go on sale after July 1 and Friday night will be $40 per person with Saturday and Sunday sessions remaining $80 per person. Also as in previous JJHP weekends, Saturday and Sunday EACH session comes with lunch, dinner (Saturday) or brunch (Sunday).
 Elks Lodge, Route 146, 158 South Montowese Street in Branford, CT
JJHP – www.jeffandjoelshouseparty.com  203-208-1481

Nov 17-19  27h Annual Suncoast Jazz Classic, Clearwater FL  www.suncoastjazzclassic.com 727-248-9441
2015 Suncoast Jazz Classic by CineDevine

Nov 22-26 38th Annual San Diego Jazz Fest and SWING EXTRAVAGANZA
Presented at the Town & Country Resort and Convention Center500 Hotel Circle North  www.sdjazzfest.org



Jan 5-19 Riverboat Stompers on Holland America Caribbean Dixieland Jazz Cruise January 5-19 with Bob Schulz Frisco Jazz, New Orleans Nighthawks, & Grand Dominion has been CANCELLED.

Feb 16-18  Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival 2018 at Hilton Hotel & Exec Mtg Cntr, 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville Maryland 20852 inquiry@midatlanticjazzfestival.org 1-888-909-6330