Destination Jam Sessions

  • June 26, 2012

Every night, from 10:30 PM, the Rochester Plaza State Street Bar and Grill is jammed for the XRIJF Nightly Jam Sessions. As the festival's official hotel for the past 11 years, this is where the artists stay so since jazz never sleeps, the food on the gril...

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Christian McBride concert cancelled

  • June 22, 2012

Christian McBride's concert tonight has been cancelled due to a flight cancellation due to weather problems and the inability to get a new flight out in time. We apologize for any inconvenience to our jazz fans. Please enjoy the dozens of other shows toda...

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Get Ready for the Music Rochester! Xerox Rochester Intl Jazz Fest Starts Today!

  • June 22, 2012

NEWS RELEASE Rochester, NY--June 22, 2012--The 11th Edition of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival Presented by M&T Bank (rochesterjazz.com) starts today! The nine-day festival has set attendance records for the past 10 years, drawing mo...

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What's New at this Year's Festival?

  • June 22, 2012

News Release Rochester, NY--June 20, 2012--Starting in just two days, more than 1000 of the finest musicians in the world from 14 countries, will perform in 300+ concerts creating another nine days of memories for Xerox Rochester International Jazz Fest...

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15 Regional High School Bands to Perform at the Festival

  • June 21, 2012

Bring the family and enjoy the music of the next generation of jazz musicians! Fifteen of the region's top high school jazz bands will perform at this year's festival on the Jazz Street Stage Presented by The Community Foundation. A big thanks to Bill ...

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Your Guide to the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival - June 22-30, 2012

  • June 18, 2012

Get ready for the music Rochester! The 11th anniversary edition of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival (XRIJF) (http://www.rochesterjazz.com) presented by M&T Bank starts Friday June 22! The world of creative improved music is coming to Rochest...

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Eastman Community Music School Senior Receives Jazz Festival Scholarship to Continue Studies at Eastman

  • June 13, 2012

Tenor saxophonist Matthew Sieber-Ford, a senior in the Rochester City School District's School of the Arts who also studies in the Eastman Community Music School (ECMS), has been named this year's recipient of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festiva...

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Save the Date! Kids Jam is June 30th

  • June 13, 2012

Kids ages 13-19 can sign up to jam with Eastman School of Music faculty during the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival on Saturday June 30, from 2-4 p.m. The jam is free and open to the public. It will be held at the Eastman School of Music, 26 Gib...

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Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival Starts in Two Weeks! June 22 – 30

  • June 7, 2012

9 Days, 300 Concerts, 1000+ Artists, 18 Venues! Norah Jones, Diana Krall, Steve Martin, Esperanza Spalding, Daryl Hall, Keb' Mo' & Zappa Plays Zappa to Headline Rochester NY – June 7, 2012 –The 11th edition of the nine-day Xerox Rochester Internation...

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Bring Your Unused Musical Instruments & Accessories to the Festival to Help Kids

  • June 4, 2012

Festival attendees can once again donate new or used musical instruments and musical instrument accessories such as new violin and guitar strings, mouthpieces, reeds, music stands, metronomes, etc. to help City of Rochester kids who are interested in study...

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