Blue Note Jazz Festival

This year’s Blue Note Jazz Festival is going on from June 3-30 in NYC at various times and at other various locations. Some of Jazz’s finest names will be performing, as well as new talented Jazz acts. Both the legendary and contemporary have all been part of The Blue Note Jazz experience. Those featured include pianist McCoy Tyner, bassist Ron Carter, and drummer Roy Haynes. Other highlights that are performing this up-coming week include Rosa Passos, a singer/songwriter from Brazil, and Arturo Sandoval, a Cuban Jazz trumpeter, pianist, and composer. Among the various locations where these musicians will be performing include the Blue Note Jazz Club, The Town Hall, B.B. King Blue’s Club, Highland Ballroom, and Carnegie Hall. Other featured shows will be starring Kamasi Washington, Christian McBride, Rebirth Brass Band, Scofield/Mehldau/Giuliana, Al Jarreau, Talib Kweli, Gilberto Santa Rosa, Michael Franks, Joshua Redman Quartet, Avishai Cohen Trio, and the Robert Glasper Experiment. Get tickets and see exclusive press information The Blue Note Jazz Festival is the perfect NYC event if you’re a Jazz aficionado. It’s also a great public event to bring your spouse, friend, or family member since it’s all-encompassing and is on-going for the rest of the month. Good music will most definitely be played and enjoyed by NYC’s music appreciators and culturalists. There will be over 100 events in ten different venues throughout New York City. If you’re in the city, be there or be square!