Winter Jazzfest Update

Alice Coltrane

Partial lineup announced. Source: Winter Jazzfest.

Celebrating The 14th Annual Season
January 10-17, 2018,
Presenting The Full Spectrum of Jazz

Opening Night Wednesday January 10
Iconic DJ GILLES PETERSON To Host British Jazz Showcase,
Sponsored By PRS Foundation & BBC,
Featuring Nubya Garcia, Oscar Jerome, Yazz Ahmed
+ The Comet is Coming

Thursday January 11
Jose James Plays Bill Withers,
Knower & My Brightest Diamond + More TBA

Friday January 12–Saturday January 13
Winter Jazzfest Marathon,
Festival Centerpiece Featuring Hundreds of Acts on Numerous Stages, All Over Downtown Manhattan

Sunday January 14, 2018
Ravi Coltrane Presents Universal Consciousness: Melodic Meditations of Alice Coltrane

Monday January 15, 2018
A Tribute To Geri Allen,
Music Direction by Terri Lyne Carrington
• Angela Davis
• Esperanza Spalding
• Craig Taborn
• Dee Dee Bridgewater
• Dianne Reeves
• Farah Jasmine Griffin
• Ingrid Jensen
• Jack DeJohnette
• Jaimeo Brown
• Jeff Tain Watts
• Kassa Overall
• Kris Davis
• Linda May Han Oh
• Maurice Chestnut
• Mino Cinelu
• Ravi Coltrane
• S. Epatha Merkeson
• Terri Lyne Carrington
• Tia Fuller
• Vijay Iyer
+ more

Tuesday January 16
Artist-in-Residence Nicole Mitchell’s Afrofuturist
Mandorla Awakening II: Emerging Worlds;
Opener Tyshawn Sorey Performing Solo Percussion Set

Wednesday January 17
Acclaimed Indie Rockers DEERHOOF
Meet Trumpeter/Composer WADADA LEO SMITH,
For Unprecedented Collaboration