First Three Headliners Announced for 17th Edition: Seal, Béla Fleck & The Flecktones, and Alison Krauss

December 5, 2017

Producers John Nugent and Marc Iacona announced today the first three headliner shows for the nine-day 17th edition Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival (XRIJF) June 22 to June 30, 2018. 
 
Multiple GRAMMY® winner, Seal, will perform on Friday, June 22. Groundbreaking banjoist, composer and bandleader Béla Fleck, who played in a sold out show at XRIJF in 2011, will perform on Tuesday, June 26. Singer-songwriter, Alison Krauss, a two-time GRAMMY® 2018 nominee, will perform on Wednesday, June 27. All shows will take place at Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre at 8 p.m.
 
Tickets go on sale Friday, December 8 at 10 a.m. only at rochesterjazz.com.
To order by phone call (585) 454-2060.
 
Tickets for Seal are $115 / $105 / $85 / $70 plus service charges.
Tickets for Béla Fleck & the Flecktones are $85 / $70 / $55 / $40 plus service charges.
Tickets for Alison Krauss are $115 / $105 / $85 / $70 plus service charges.
 
Three and 9-day Club Passes are also on sale at rochesterjazz.com. Pass prices range from $164 to $224, plus service charges. Early-bird prices are good through December 31. Prices increase to full price January 1, 2018. One pass allows access up to 220+ Club Pass shows over nine days.