Five Hillside Work Scholarship Students Working at This Year’s Fest

  • June 20, 2018

Five job-ready students, ages 15 to 17, who have gone through the Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection job training program, will be working at this year’s Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival in a number of key jobs including corporate hospit...

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Scholarship Concert Featuring German Youth Jazz Orch, Celebrating 100th Anniv of the BAUHAUS --

  • June 15, 2018

  Grant Le has been named this year’s recipient of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival/Eastman School of Music (XRIJF/ESM) Gerry Niewood Jazz Scholarship. The scholarship program is sponsored by XRIJF producers John Nugent and Ma...

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Donate Musical Instruments for City School Students

  • June 15, 2018

Share the joy of music!    If you have a new or used musical instrument or accessories you no longer need, please bring it to the festival at the Merchandise Tent where Rochester Education Foundation (REF) will be collecting them for city schoo...

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Your Guide to Getting Around the Festival - The 17th Edition Starts June 22!

  • June 4, 2018

  Brochures Available June 4th!Our new 2018 Brochure will be available starting Monday June 4th at the Ticket Shop, at M&T Bank branches, and many other locations around Rochester. Pick one up during the festival at any venue.  Where to E...

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Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival Lineup Announced for 17th Edition June 22 - June 30

  • March 20, 2018

Full News Release   Rochester, NY—March 20, 2018—Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival (XRIJF) producers John Nugent and Marc Iacona today announced the complete lineup for the festival’s 17th Edition. The nine-day festival ...

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Final Headliners Announced -- Boz Scaggs, Lake Street Dive, and Jill Scott

  • January 30, 2018

Producers John Nugent and Marc Iacona announced today the final three headliner shows for the nine-day 17th edition Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival (XRIJF) June 22 to June 30, 2018.    Guitarist and singer,&nb...

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First Headliners Announced: Seal, Béla Fleck & The Flecktones, & 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® win...

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3 and 9-day Club Passes Go on Sale Fri Oct 27 -- New Shareable Passes

  • October 23, 2017

Temple Building is New Club Pass Venue  Club Pass Series Presents 225 Shows at 12 Venues   ROCHESTER, N.Y. - October 24, 2017 - The Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival's (XRIJF) 17th edition three and nine-day Club ...

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THANK YOU! For Making the 16th Edition a Magical 9-day Musical Experience!

  • July 21, 2017

  Save the Dates for 2018! June 22 - June 30, 2018   A big thanks to everyone who attended this year's festival!  And thank you Rochester for welcoming our more than 205,000 music lovers who came from all over the world to hear...

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Take the Survey - Please Share Your Feedback

  • July 4, 2017

This survey is now closed. Thank for providing your input.    Thank you for your ongoing support and interest in the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival.   We hope you enjoyed this year's nine days of amazing music from so...

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