Day 2! Saturday June 22 At the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival Willie Nelson, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Terell Stafford, Matt Herskowitz, YolanDa Brown, Shuffle Demons, Robin McKelle & More!

June 22, 2013

It was a spectacular opening night yesterday for the 12th Edition of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival. Record crowds came out for shows in the clubs and free outdoor concerts. Great music and more, including the first day of youth workshops, is on the schedule for jazz fans today!

    1200+ artists from 17 countries! | 19 venues

    300+ shows including 81 FREE shows

See today's schedule below.

Headliner Show Tickets - Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre

- Tickets still available for Roger Hodgson, David Byrne & St. Vincent and Peter Frampton's Guitar Circus.

-Willie Nelson and Sanborn/James & Gadd are sold out.

- Buy tickets online at rochesterjazz.com, at the Ticket Shop at corner of 100 East Ave and Gibbs St. Open 10AM - 11PM daily during the festival, (585-454-2062), or at the door.

- Will Call is at Eastman Theatre Lobby

Club Pass Shows

    Buy the Club Pass online at rochesterjazz.com

    Buy the Club Pass at the Ticket Shop at corner of 100 East Ave and Gibbs St. Open 10AM - 11PM daily during the festival, (585-454-2062), $194 plus service charge.

    Exchange Club Pass tickets for Passes before getting in line to attend any show at the Festival Ticket Shop - Corner of East Ave & Gibbs St., the Kiosk at the Corner of Gibbs Street and Main St. (4PM - 10PM) or the Merchandise Tent on Gibbs Street (4PM - 11PM). Tickets cannot be exchanged for passes at venues.

    Admission to Club Pass shows is with the Club Pass or $20/ $25 (Kilbourn Hall) cash only at the door, no advance sales for individual club pass shows. First-come, first-served for everyone!    

Free Shows -No tickets required, all shows rain or shine.

Information & Updates

    Brochures & programs available at every venue and Ticket Shop

    Street Closings, Parking, Shuttle Service, Food at the Fest

    Download the App: iPhone | Android

    Facebook.com/xrijf

    Twitter.com/xrijf

    Snap photos of your fest activities w/ our App Photo Booth and share!

    FAQs

    Festival Photos - see daily!

    Official Jazz Fest Gear - buy in Merchandise Tent, Jazz (Gibbs) St. Apparel, portable seats, official posters and more!

Special Events & Activities

- Xerox House of Grooves, Merchandise Tent

- Xerox Be Moved JazzCam, 5-10 PM, corner of Chestnut St. and East Ave.

- Get health information at the Rochester General Booth on Jazz Street

- Official Jazz Fest Gear - buy in Merchandise Tent, Jazz (Gibbs) St. Apparel, portable seats, official posters and more!

- Donate unused musical instruments for City School Students, 5-8 PM, Merchandise Tent

- Relax in the Conceptual Garden Outside the Unity Health System Big Tent

Schedule

Today's Concert Schedule - Saturday June 22

Willie Nelson and Family perform tonight at 8PM, SOLD OUT!

1:00 pm

Student Jazz Workshops at ESM Sponsored by Wegmans, Eastman School of Music RAY WRIGHT ROOM (Room 120) FREE

3:45 pm

MCC Jazz Band City of Rochester Jazz Street Stage Presented by The Community Foundation FREE

4:30 pm

Fairport HS Jazz Band City of Rochester Jazz Street Stage Presented by The Community Foundation FREE

5:15 pm

Brighton HS Jazz Band City of Rochester Jazz Street Stage Presented by The Community Foundation FREE

5:30 pm

New York Voices Harro East Ballroom - Club Pass or $20

5:45 pm

Matt Herskowitz Bach to Brubeck! Hatch Recital Hall at Eastman School of Music - Club Pass or $20

6:00 pm

78 RPM Big Band Unity Health System Big Tent Club Pass or $20

Dr. Lonnie Smith Trio Kilbourn Hall, ESM - Club Pass or $25

ECMS Jazz Combo led by Bob Sneider City of Rochester Jazz Street Stage Presented by The Community Foundation FREE

Halie Loren Trio The Rochester Club - Groove Nights Series - Club Pass or $20

Terell Stafford Quartet Montage - Club Pass or $20

6:15 pm

Bruce Barth & Steve Nelson Max of Eastman Place - Club Pass or $20

6:30 pm

Trondheim Jazz Orchestra Xerox Auditorium at Xerox Plaza - Club Pass or $20

6:45 pm

YolanDa Brown Christ Church - Made In The UK Series - Club Pass or $20

7:00 pm

Loren and Mark Little Theatre - Club Pass or $20

The Coupe De Villes City of Rochester East Ave. & Chestnut St. Stage Presented by Rochester General FREE

7:15 pm

New York Voices Harro East Ballroom - Club Pass or $20

7:30 pm

Sienna Dahlen Nordic Jazz Now @ Lutheran Church Of The Reformation - Club Pass or $20

7:30 pm

Robin McKelle & The Flytones City of Rochester Jazz Street Stage Presented by The Community Foundation FREE

7:45 pm

Matt Herskowitz Bach to Brubeck! Hatch Recital Hall at Eastman School of Music - Club Pass or $20

7:45 pm

John Mooney & Bluesiana Abilene - Roots & Americana Stage - Club Pass or $20

8:00 pm

WILLIE NELSON & FAMILY Kodak Hall At Eastman Theatre -- SOLD OUT

8:30 pm

Shuffle Demons Unity Health System Big Tent - Club Pass or $20

8:45 pm

YolanDa Brown Christ Church - Made In The UK Series - Club Pass or $20

9:00 pm

DELBERT McCLINTON City of Rochester East Ave. & Chestnut St. Stage Presented by Rochester General FREE

Trondheim Jazz Orchestra Xerox Auditorium at Xerox Plaza - Club Pass or $20

9:15 pm

Loren and Mark Little Theatre - Club Pass or $20

9:30 pm

Robin McKelle & The Flytones City of Rochester Jazz Street Stage Presented by The Community Foundation - Club Pass or $20

9:30 pm

Sienna Dahlen Nordic Jazz Now @ Lutheran Church Of The Reformation - Club Pass or $20

9:45 pm

John Mooney & Bluesiana Abilene - Roots & Americana Stage - Club Pass or $20

10:00 pm

Dr. Lonnie Smith Trio Kilbourn Hall, ESM - Club Pass or $25

Bruce Barth & Steve Nelson Max of Eastman Place - Club Pass or $20

Terell Stafford Quartet Montage - Club Pass or $20

Shuffle Demons Unity Health System Big Tent - Club Pass or $20

Halie Loren Trio The Rochester Club - Groove Nights Series - Club Pass or $20



10:30pm

XRIJF Nightly Jazz Session with The Bob Sneider Trio State St. Bar & Grill at the Rochester Plaza Hotel FREE



About the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival (XRIJF)

The nine-day Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival presented by M&T Bank was founded in 2002 and is produced by John Nugent, Artistic Director and Marc Iacona, Executive Director. This year's 12th Edition, June 21-29, will feature a diverse and eclectic performance roster of 1,200-plus artists performing in more than 300 concerts including 81 free shows at 19 venues. The 2012 Festival drew more than 187,000 music lovers to hear some of the finest artists in the world perform.

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