36th Annual Atlanta Jazz Festival Shines Spotlight On New Faces Of Jazz with 3 Days Of Music In Piedmont Park Over Memorial Day Weekend. Below are the amazing activities for Sunday and Monday for everyone to enjoy..
Sunday, May 26 | 11am-10:59pm
1pm – North Atlanta Center for The Arts Jazz Band
3pm – Rialto Jazz for Kids All Star Jazz Band
5pm – Jacob Deaton and the Tribulaton Band
7pm – Gretchen Parlato
9pm – Tia Fuller
3:30pm – J. C. Young Middle School Jazz Ensemble
5:00pm – Ginou Oriol
6:30pm – Rudresh Mahanthappa’s Gamak
Sunday, May 26 | 10pm – 2am
Loews Atlanta Hotel
Join us for a late night jazz experience with Dionne Farris and The Russell Gunn Quartet
Tickets: $25 in Advance; $30 at the Door.
Tickets on Sale at www.ticketalternative.com
Monday, May 27 |11am-10:59pm
11:30am – 1:30pm – Jazz Education Workshop | Magnolia Hall
1pm – Benjamin Mays High School Jazz Orchestra
3pm – Rialto Youth Jazz Orchestra
5pm – Julie Dexter
7pm – The Dominick Farinacci Group
9pm – José James
3:30pm – The Westlake High School Jazz Ensemble
5:00pm – Uri Gurvich Quartet
6:30pm – The Miguel Zenón Quartet
The 36th Annual Atlanta Jazz Festival taking place in Piedmont Park, located in the heart of midtown Atlanta, a perfect setting for the festival with a family-friendly atmosphere! The weather is PERFECT and the SUN is shining. During the festival, Piedmont Park will be open from 10 am to 11 pm daily.
Sponsors for this year’s festival include PNC Bank, England Pianos and Federal Home Loan Bank.
The 36th Annual Atlanta Jazz Festival is presented by the City of Atlanta Office of Cultural Affairs, a division of the Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs. The Atlanta Jazz Festival is a 501(c)(3) non-profit cultural organization whose mission is to educate and entertain a diverse audience of jazz fans and to nurture the next generation of jazz musicians. Join us on Facebook at AtlantaJazzFestival and visit the official festival web site at www.atlantafestivals.com for all the latest news!