First Two Headliners Announced for Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival's 16th Edition -- Sheryl Crow and Mavis Staples

December 6, 2016

Tickets on Sale Friday December 9 at 10AM
Producers John Nugent and Marc Iacona announced today two headliner shows for the nine-day 16th edition Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival (XRIJF) June 23 to July 1, 2017.

Nine-time GRAMMY winner Sheryl Crow will perform on Thursday, June 29Gospel and R&B icon Mavis Staples, recent recipient of the prestigious Kennedy Center Honors, will perform on Wednesday, June 28. Both performances will take place at Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre at8 p.m.

Tickets go on sale Friday, December 9 at 10 a.m. only at rochesterjazz.com. To order by phone call (585) 454-2060. Tickets for Crow are $75 / $95 / $105 / $125. Tickets for Staples are $25 / $45 / $65 / $85

The 3-day Club Pass and 9-day Club Pass are also on sale at rochesterjazz.com for $134 and $174 respectively, plus service charges.

For complete bios on the artists see rochesterjazz.com. For high res photos of the artists see Press Room.