Day 4! Vijay Iyer, Nels Cline & Julian Lage, Catherine Russell, Bonerama, and many more! Scholarships Concert with John Sneider, Noon LIbrary Series & Youth Workshops Series Start Today
June 23, 2014
Today's Special Events
12 Noon - Free Library Series Starts Today
Don't miss this 5-day Library Series at Noon at the Central LIbrary Downtown.
Today's concert features pianist John Nyerges. Free, no tickets required.
1-2 PM - XRIJF Jazz Workshops for Young Music Students Starts Today
Ray Wright Room (Rm 120), 26 Gibbs St.
1:00-2:30 p.m. Free, sponsored by Wegmans, no registration required. Attend one or more days. Open to all grade school and high school music students. Series of five structured jazz workshops gives music students the exceptional opportunity to play and meet, listen to and learn from professional jazz musicians performing at the festival. Hosted by Bob Sneider, Eastman School Asst Professor of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media and Sr. Instructor of Jazz Guitar.
8 PM XRIJF/Eastman Scholarship Concert is Tonight
Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre - Free, no tickets required
Pianist/composer Max Berlin and trumpeter Emanuel Burks are the recipients of this year's Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival/Eastman School of Music Scholarship and will attend Eastman this fall as freshman in the Department of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media. The program is sponsored by XRIJF producers Marc Iacona and John Nugent. Opening the show is the Eastman Youth Jazz Orchestra, led by Eastman Community Music School Director Howard Potter. They'll be followed by the Eastman Jazz Ensemble directed by Bill Dobbins with special guest artist John Sneider, nationally recognized innovative jazz trumpet player and composer.
See today's lineup: http://www.rochesterjazz.com/artist_lineup/?date=2014-06-23&option=view_by_date
What You Need to Know
Club Pass E-tickets Exchange - Merch Tent or Ticket Shop at East Ave & Gibbs St.10 AM - 11PM
XRIJF App - Download here
Merchandise - Jazz Street. 4-11 daily during the fest.
Brochures and programs - all venues, Merch Tent & Ticket Shop
Free photo booth in the D&C Digital Cafe in Merch Tent
Electronics charging stations in the Wegmans Veg-Out Lounge
Free pedometers while supplies last at RGH First Aid Tent and Kiosk, both on Jazz Street
Meet and greet artists - daily in at D&C Digital Lounge in Merch Tent
Donate musical instruments at the REF booth in the Merch Tent
I Love NY / Hank Parker Hospitality Tent - corner East and Chestnut / check sign for schedule
Purchase at rochesterjazz.com, or visit the Ticket Shop at the corner of East Ave. and Gibbs St. in Rochester, open June 20-28 from 10 a.m. - 11 p.m. Tickets also available at the door. Kodak Hall Box Office and Will Call open at 6:45 p.m. for all 8 p.m. shows.
Club Pass Series Shows
239 shows at 13 venues. Entry is first-come, first-served cash only, no advance sales, at the door for $20 ($25 Kilbourn Hall) per show or with the Club Pass, $194 plus service charge at the Ticket Shop.