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



July 1 – 5pm The Bridge: Vince Giordano & The Nighthawks / Avalon Jazz Band / Aurora Nealand presented by the French Mission du Centenaire of WWI, the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and New York Hot Jazz Festival Central Park, NY


Jun 28-Jul 8  38th Festival International de Jazz de Montréal across 20 stages in the Quartier des spectacles entertainment district in downtown Montréal,Montréal Jazz Festival.  July 3-6 Sweet Dixie; July 3, 10:30pm Django Festival Allstars with Samson Schmitt, Ludovic Beier et Pierre Blanchard

Jul 2-30  51st Season Bar Harbor Music Festival, info: The Rodick Building, 59 Cottage Street, Bar Harbor, Maine 04609-1800 Tel.: (207) 288-5744   |   FAX: (207) 288-5886
info@barharbormusicfestival.org   http://www.barharbormusicfestival.org/

Jul 7-16 Umbria Jazz Festival, Perugia Italy http://www.umbriajazz.com/
Join NPR Radio WICN, Worcester for a week’s trip to Italy, including this Festival!

Jul 28-30 Evergreen Jazz Festival, Evergreen CA  http://evergreenjazz.org/

Aug 4-7  17th Anniversary  Satchmoo SummerFest. French Quarter Festivals, Inc. proudly announces that the August 4-6, 2017 SummerFest presented by Chevron will return to the New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Mint (formally known as the Louisiana State Museum’s Old U.S. Mint). In 2016, organizers held the event in Jackson Square.

Aug 8-11
  21st Annual Blast from the Bayou Cajun and Zydeco Festival!!Aug 4-6  JAZZ CAPITAL festival takes place in Kecskemét, Hungary.
Please check out our packages on the website at http://jazzcapital.hu/tickets
Also, you’ll find all details of our 8-night package here:  http://jazzcapital.hu/packages   See this great short film about last year’s festival: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r9m7WOSH450    Tamás Ittzés, Bohém Ragtime Jazz Band

Preston, CT  800-356-2460    www.strawberrypark.net

Aug 25-27 Hot Jazz Jubilee,  Sacramento CA

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.

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.