|Vail Jazz Festival|
THANK YOU FOR MAKING THE 2013 19TH ANNUAL VAIL JAZZ FESTIVAL OUR BIGGEST SUCCESS EVER! SAVE THE DATE FOR THE 2014 20TH ANNIVERSARY VAIL JAZZ FESTIVAL - JUNE 27 - SEPTEMBER 1, 2014!
The 19th Annual Vail Jazz Festival - a 12 week-long program of jazz concerts consisting of four distinctive performance series. The Vail Jazz Festival is a summer-long celebration of America's musical gift to the world - Jazz.
The Golden Age of Jazz, joint performance with Bravo! Vail. Tickets available at www.bravovail.org
Featuring: Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Jeff Tyzik conductor
Byron Stripling, trumpet; Wycliffe Gordon, trombone; Jeff Clayton, saxophone; Steve Harlos, piano; Dave Mancini, drums; Ken Walker, bass
The Vail Jazz Foundation has created a different kind of festival experience – inspiring and engaging, sophisticated yet easy going. The Summer of Jazz in Vail offers internationally acclaimed jazz ensembles and soloists as well as local and regional favorites. Preferred seating is $20 in advance; $25 day of show. General admission is free on a first come, first served basis. Seating area opens at 5:30pm.
Jazz @ Vail Square, Thursday Concerts 6-8 PM
July 4 - August 29, 2013
Jazz @ Vail Square returns to Lionshead for shows outside the Arrabelle in Vail. Presented in a tented venue seating 300+, this dynamic concert series features national jazz artists with styles ranging from Swing to straight ahead, Latin Jazz to the American Songbook. Whether you enjoy the show from a seat in a nearby restaurant, or from the the tent with a cocktail, Jazz @ Vail Square creates intimate jazz experiences that you won’t soon forget.
July 4 - SaRon Crenshaw and Curtis Stigers, Jazz & Blues
July 11 - Wil Campa y Su Gran Union, Sounds fron Cuba
July 18 - Ann Hampton Callaway, Singing the Great American Songbook
July 25 - Frank Vignola & Vinny Raniolo, Guitar Duo Virtuosos
August 1 - John Pizzarelli Quartet, "Hip with a Wink"
August 8 - Tommy Igoe Sextet, World-Class Drummer
August 15 - Poncho Sanchez and his Latin Jazz Band, Latin Sounds
August 22 - Lavay Smith and Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, Swing Dance with the Music
August 29 - Clayton Brothers Sextet and Vail Jazz All-Stars, Masters & Protégés
Jazz @ THE VAIL FARMERS’ MARKET
Sunday, June 23 - Sunday, August 25, 2013
Sundays, Noon to 3 pm
2013 LINE UP
JUNE 23 - LAURA NEWMAN TRIO
JUNE 30 - LIONEL YOUNG BAND
JULY 7 - TONY GULIZIA TRIO
JULY 14 - KATHY MORROW TRIO
JULY 21 - SALSA CON JAZZ
JULY 28 - GINGA BAND
AUGUST 4 - AFTER MIDNIGHT
AUGUST 11 - BOB COHEN TRIO WITH CHUCK LAMB
AUGUST 18 - GULIZIA BROTHERS QUARTET
AUGUST 25 - JUSTIN ALLISON QUARTET
Jazz @ KELLY LIKEN
Sunday, June 23 - Sunday, August 25, 2013
Sundays from 8:30-11 pm
Sunday, June 23 – Tony Gulizia and Laura Newman
Sunday, June 30 – Tony Gulizia and Lionel Young
Sunday, July 7 – Tony Gulizia and Max Wagner
Sunday, July 14 – Tony Gulizia and Kathy Morrow
Sunday, July 21 – Tony Gulizia and Jeremy Wendelin
Sunday, July 28 – Tony Gulizia and Carl Dixon
Sunday, August 4 – Tony Gulizia and Roger Campbell
Sunday, August 11 – Tony Gulizia and Bill Wimmer
Sunday, August 18 – Tony & Joey Gulizia with Gary Regina
Sunday, August 25 – Tony Gulizia with Surprise Guest
The partnership with Kelly Liken brings jazz to Vail every Sunday night. Paired with Kelly Liken's Harvest menu, join local jazz great, Tony Gulizia and a different guest artist each week for exciting jazz performances! This elegant restaurant features Seasonal American Cuisine. Join Kelly Liken for dinner or just have a drink at the bar. Click here to make dinner reservations. Line up of artists coming soon!
JAZZ AFTER - Orchestra Jazz Jams
Returning in 2013, in partnership with Bravo! Vail, after three of the concerts at the Ford Amphitheater, the Great Room at Larkspur Restaurant will be transformed into a jazz club and hosts select members of each of the resident orchestras as they perform jazz.
Light menu and drinks are available. Please click here for Larkspur's website.
Dallas Jam - Saturday, June 29 SOLD OUT
Philly Jam - Wednesday, July 10 SOLD OUT
New York Jam - Wednesday, July 24 SOLD OUT
Tickets are $20 in advance; $25 day of show. There will be a $20 food and beverage minimum at Larkspur's Great Room. Doors open at 7:30 pm; show starts at 9:15 pm.
Vail Marriott Mountain Resort, Vail Colorado
The Festival culminates in a unique mix of world-class musicians in a one-of-a-kind format that has lived up to its title, the Labor Day Weekend Party. Whether it's group performances, multi-artist jam sessions or the inspiring multi-media salutes to Jazz legends, the Weekend has a unique party spirit that attracts musicians and jazz lovers from all over the world. Each year, up-and-coming "young lions" play alongside the living legends of jazz in an intimate venue, surrounded by the natural beauty of Vail. With twenty five hours of performances throughout the weekend (morning, noon and night), the audience and musicians are connected in a manner that consistently inspires great performances.
2013 LINE UP
Cyrille Aimeé & Diego Figueiredo
Shelly Berg - Multi-Media History of Stride and Boogie Woogie Piano
Niki Haris' Gospel Prayer Meetin' with Mile Hi Gospel Ensemble
Ken Peplowski & Diego Figueiredo's Tribute to Charlie Byrd and the Bossa Nova Years
Byron Stripling's Multi Media Salute to Miles Davis
Vail Jazz Alumni Quartet - Sullivan Fortner, David Wong, Jimmy MacBride & Tia Fuller
Ernie Adams Eric Alexander Shelly Berg Allan Finney
Bruce Forman Wycliffe Gordon Karen Hammack Niki Haris
Ken Peplowski Byron Stripling Akiko Tsuruga
**All Artists subject to Cancellation**