2017 Arena Artists

Information about MJF60 artists will be available on March 30, 2017.

 

FRIDAY EVENING, 9.15.17

2017 MJF Jazz Legend Award Honoree
Herbie Hancock

2017 MJF Showcase Artist
Regina Carter
“Simply Ella”

More artists will be announced soon!


SATURDAY AFTERNOON, 9.16.17

Artists will be announced soon!


SATURDAY EVENING, 9.16.17

2017 MJF Commission
Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra
with special guests
Gerald Clayton Trio
Premiering John Clayton’s Stories of a Groove: Conception, Evolution, Celebration

More artists will be announced soon!


SUNDAY AFTERNOON, 9.17.17

 Jazz Futures
Next Generation Jazz Orchestra
Directed by Paul Contos
With Artists-in-Residence
John Clayton, Gerald Clayton, Jeff Hamilton

More artists will be announced soon!


SUNDAY EVENING, 9.17.17

Two Masters/Two Pianos
Herbie Hancock & Chick Corea