Last 3 Days! Day 7 Thursday June 29th at the Xerox Rochester Intl Jazz Festival
Jun 29, 2017
Jun 29, 2017
Rochester, NY--June 29, 2017--The Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival 16th Edition continues today with an exciting lineup in the clubs, free shows on four indoor and outdoor stages and Sheryl Crow, a nine-time GRAMMY winner who has sold more than 35 million albums around the world and will headline at Eastman Theatre. This show is sold out.
Only two more days for the free Youth Jazz Workshops sponsored by Wegmans. Starts at 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. in Room 120 Ray Wright Room at Eastman School of Music. No preregistration required, just show up. The free Jazz Starts at Noon series continues today at the Rochester Monroe County Library at 12 noon. Bring your lunch.
The festival continues through Saturday, July 1 featuring more than 1500 artists from 18 countries and more than 325 shows. It is presented in three series - the Club Pass Series with 230+ shows, the headliner series of six shows and 95 free shows and events. The festival's 19 indoor and outdoor venues all within walking distance in Rochester's East End Cultural and Entertainment District.
Jam sessions are nightly at the Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside starting at 10:30 p.m.
Youth Jazz Workshop - 1 - 2:30 p.m. - Manuel Valera
Not to Miss! - Lyric Theatre - 4 - 5 p.m. - "4 By Monk By 4" Kenny Barron, Benny Green, Cyrus Chestnut and George Cables
Sheryl Crow, 8 PM, Eastman Theatre - SOLD OUT
Today's FREE Shows
Soul Stew returns to Jazz Street - 2 FREE shows - 7:30 and 9:30 p.m.
Plus! Greater Rochester Jazz Orch, Noble Vibes, Ben Tiberio, Brockport and Spencerport HS Jazz Bands, ECMS Saxology 1&2 Jazz Bones
Last night for the Avangrid Foundation RGE Fusion Stage - Noble Vibes
Today's Club Pass Series Shows
Youn Sun Ya - two shows at Harro - 5:30 and 7:15 PM
Plus! Django Festival All Stars, Ariel Pocock, Phronesis, Dakha Brahka, Jeff Coffin "in Orbit," "4 By Monk By 4", The Wee Trio, Oskar Stenmark NYC Qtet, Buried Treasure, Manuel Valera, The Dustbowl Revival, Walt Weiskopf
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Happening Around The Fest
Ride sharing starts today. Take Uber to and from the festival. Download the app.
Free Shuttle Service sponsored by Harris Beach PLLC. Runs continuously around the festival from 3 p.m. to midnight. It takes approximately 30 minutes for the shuttle to make the route and return to each stop depending on traffic. Wheelchair accessible. Look for Shuttle Stop signs. want to know where's the shuttle is? Download the app or visit the web and find it fast!
Share Your Feedback - Please take our annual survey during and after the festival and let us know how things are going.
Merchandise Tent - 4-11 p.m. daily, Jazz (Gibbs) Street, official festival merchandise, personalize many items, Xerox Photo Opp, D&C Digital Virtual Reality, charging stations, free Wi-Fi and more.
Food, Food Trucks, Vendors - on Main Street, East Ave, outside Rochester Regional Health Big Tent, inside Max, Montage, Big Tent, Harro, Wilder Room and Little Theatre venues. Food Guide
Donate Musical Instruments - from 5-7:30 p.m. daily in the Merchandise Tent
Move to a Healthy Groove - Rochester Regional Health Street Teams will have ear plugs and sunglasses and other useful items. See Bubble Man on Friday and Saturday nights from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. on E. Main St.
Perks for Club Pass Holders