2014 Club Pass Goes on Sale Friday October 25

October 22, 2013

ROCHESTER, N.Y. - The Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival's (XRIJF) 13th Edition Club Pass goes on sale this Friday, October 25 at 10 a.m. at the special holiday price of $174 plus service charges, a $20 savings off the regular price. Club Pass prices will remain the same as last year.

The special price is good until 12 Midnight December 31, 2013. The price then increases to $194 plus service charge January 1, 2014 until sold out. The service charge per pass for online purchases is $6, $8 if mailed.

The fastest and easiest way Club Passes may be purchased is online at rochesterjazz.com via XRIJF's e-ticketing system. Customers may also order Passes by phone at 585-454-2060.

A new Club Pass venue has also been added, the Inn on Broadway, which will feature two "blues and down home" shows daily for all nine days.

"As we prepare for our 13th amazing XRIJF next June, Marc and I are extremely pleased to welcome a new official Club Pass Series venue to our family of venues, 'The Squeezers Rhythm & Blues Stage' at The Inn on Broadway," said John Nugent, Artistic Director and Producer. "This new 500 capacity tent will feature Blues & R&B artists from around the region. In addition to the new 'Squeezers Stage', all of the same Club Pass Series venues will be in full gear daily, featuring over 1,500 performing artists from western NY, across the nation and from at least 15-20 countries from around the world. Our Club Pass Series Pass is the HOTTEST ticket in American music, bar none. Don't forget, our Club Pass artists are a voyage of musical discovery because it's NOT who you know, it's who you DON'T know!"

Only a limited number of passes is available. The Club Pass is an exceptional value pass, offering a significant savings over individual show tickets and access to Club shows at 13 venues. Individual Club Pass show tickets can be purchased at the door for $20 and $25 per show. Entry to all Club Pass shows is first-come, first-served with the Pass or tickets purchased at the door.

The full 2014 Festival lineup will be announced in March 2014.

13 Club Pass Series Venues in 2014!

- Abilene Bar and Lounge (153 Liberty Pole Way)

- Christ Church (141 East Ave)

- Harro East Ballroom (155 North Chestnut Street)

- Hatch Recital Hall, Eastman East Wing (433 E. Main Street)

- NEW Inn On Broadway (26 Broadway)

- Kilbourn Hall, Eastman School of Music (26 Gibbs Street)

- Little Theatre (240 East Avenue)

- Max of Eastman Place (Gibbs St.)

- Montage Grille (50 Chestnut Plaza)

- Reformation Lutheran Church (111 North Chestnut Street)

- Rochester Club Ballroom (120 East Ave)

- RIJF Club Pass Big Tent (Main St. & Gibbs St.)

- Xerox Auditorium at Xerox Plaza (100 S. Clinton Ave., entrance on Broad Street)

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. Attendance at the Festival has grown each year, from 15,000 the first year to more than 195,000 in 2013, attracting music lovers from around the U.S. and the world. The Festival is presented in three series - Club Pass, Headliner and Free Shows - and features a diverse and eclectic performance roster of 1,500-plus artists performing in more than 300 concerts at 20 venues including 81 free shows.