Virtuosity, Variety & Versatility
Symphony Center brings the greatest icons and innovators of jazz to its stage year after year. Join us for ten noteworthy nights of world-class performances.
To be announced from stage.
Jazz at Lincoln Center OrchestraWynton Marsalis trumpet
Irma Thomas vocalsThe Blind Boys of Alabama The Preservation Hall Legacy Quintet
Ravi Coltrane Quartet Ravi Coltrane tenor saxophone
Trio Beyond Jack DeJohnette drums John Scofield guitar Larry Goldings hammond b-3 organ
John Beasley’s MONK'estra John Beasley piano Grégoire Maret harmonica
Melissa Aldana Melissa Aldana tenor saxophone
Amir ElSaffar's Rivers of Sound Amir ElSaffar trumpet and vocals
Mike Reed's Flesh & Bone Mike Reed drums Greg Ward alto saxophone Tim Haldeman tenor saxophone Ben Lamar Gay cornet Jason Stein bass clarinet Jason Roebke bass Marvin Tate vocals Mike Reed drums Kim Alpert video
Chucho Valdés pianoGonzalo Rubalcaba piano
Bill Charlap Trio Bill Charlap piano Peter Washington bass Kenny Washington drums
Cécile McLorin Salvant Cécile McLorin Salvant vocalsAdam Birnbaum piano Paul Sikivie bass Kyle Poole drums
Zakir Hussain tabla
Dave Holland bassChris Potter saxophoneShankar Mahadevan vocalsLouiz Banks keyboardsSanjay Divecha guitarGino Banks drums
Antonio Sánchez and Migration Antonio Sánchez drumsChase Baird saxophoneThana Alexa vocalsJohn Escreet pianoMatt Brewer bass
Terence Blanchard featuring The E-CollectiveTerence Blanchard trumpetCharles Altura guitarFabian Almazan piano and keyboardsDavid Ginyard Jr. bassOscar Seaton drums
Dee Dee BridgewaterDee Dee Bridgewater vocals
Count Basie OrchestraScotty Barnhart director
SCP Jazz series sponsor:
Funding for educational programs during the 2017/18 SCP Jazz season has been generously provided by Dan J. Epstein, Judy Guitelman and the Dan J. Epstein Family Foundation.