For over thirty years, the Stanford Jazz Festival has been presenting a variety of jazz icons in intimate venues of Stanford University. Every summer, over 10,000 jazz enthusiasts have attended the event that promotes the history of jazz, as well as the diversity and creative fertility of the contemporary music scene.
This year Stanford Jazz Festival is back with what it calls “its most ambitious lineup ever”! From 20 June to 9 August, the summer happening presents jazz stars like Chick Corea, Kenny Barron, Jack DeJohnette and Arturo Sandoval, as well as a series of exciting young artists.
About Stanford Jazz Festival:
For the last three decades, the Stanford Jazz Festival has established itself as one of California’s premier jazz events. Throughout the years, the festival has been contributing to the enrichment of the history of jazz, as well as of the diversity and fertility of the contemporary music scene. SJF enters this new edition with its best lineup ever, which makes it a no-brainer that the audience that will attend will be much bigger than the 10,000 cool cats of the previous summers.
When & Where: 20 June – 9 August, Stanford, California (United States)
Performers: Chick Corea, Kenny Barron, Jack DeJohnette, Arturo Sandoval, Yellowjackets, John Pizzarelli, Fred Hersch