Garden Stage: Ray Obiedo Latin Jazz Project; Along Came Betty; Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors
Dizzy’s Den: GoGo Penguin; Miles Mosley
Night Club: Matt Wilson's Honey & Salt; Alicia Olatuja; Gerald Clayton Trio
Pacific Jazz Café: Latin Jazz Collective; Roberta Gambarini; Joel Frahm Quartet Tribute to Stan Getz; Monterey at 60: A Visual Feast (exhibit)
Courtyard Stage: Matthew Whitaker on the Yamaha AvantGrand (Two sets)
North Coast Brewing Co. Education Stage: Next Generation Jazz Orchestra Combo; San Jose Jazz All-Stars Combo
Jazz Theater: Simulcasts from the Arena
Blue Note at Sea Tent: Welcome Party; Interview with Wayne Shorter; CD Signing with GoGo Penguin






Garden Stage: Con Brio; The Suffers; Mr. Sipp; Monsieur Periné; Sammy Miller Congregation
Dizzy’s Den: Ali Ryerson Quartet; Sean Jones Quartet; Kyle Eastwood Band; Roy Hargrove Quintet; Pedrito Martinez Group; Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra
Night Club: Rio Americano High School AM Jazz Ensemble; Buchanan High School Jazz Band A; SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Big Band; Roger Fox Big Band; 5-Man Trio from America's First Corps Band; Kandace Springs; Regina Carter Quartet; Derrick Hodge with Mike Mitchell & Mike Aaberg
Pacific Jazz Café: SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Combo; DownBeat Blindfold Test with Tia Fuller; Conversation with Herbie Hancock; Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors; California State University Sacramento Vox Now; Joanne Brackeen Trio (Three sets); Monterey at 60: A Visual Feast (exhibit)
North Coast Brewing Co. Education Stage: UC Santa Cruz Combo; Tai Chi Presented by Hep C Hope® (two sessions); Akili Bradley Combo; Brubeck Institute Jazz Quintet; Joshua Tazman; Next Generation Orchestra; NGJO Alumni Jam; San Francisco Conservatory RJAM Ensemble
Courtyard Stage: Matthew Whitaker on the Yamaha AvantGrand (Three sets)
Jazz Theater: Simulcasts from the Arena; Jazz on Film: I Called Him Morgan, post-film discussion with Larry Reni Thomas
Blue Note at Sea Tent: Informational Events and Listening Sessions; Exploring the Bass with John Clayton, Derrick Hodge & Don Was; Interview with Kandace Springs; CD Signing with Derrick Hodge & Kandace Springs; Jazz & Broadway with Special Guests






Dizzy’s Den: Andy Weis & the Monterey All-Stars; O.F.N.I. Trio; Joe Lovano Classic Quartet; Tia Fuller Quintet featuring Ingrid Jensen; Regina Carter & Southern Comfort; Vijay Iyer Sextet
Garden Stage: UNLV Jazz Ensemble I; University of the Arts “Z” Big Band; Roger Fox Big Band with Chris Cain; Linda May Han Oh Quintet, Ranky Tanky; Sandy Cressman's "Entre Amigos"
Night Club: MJF High School Honor Vocal Jazz Ensemble; Valencia High School “Two N’ Four” Vocal Jazz Ensemble; Folsom High School Jazz Choir I; LACHSA Vocal Ensemble; Folsom High School Jazz Band I; Northgate High School Jazz Band I; MJF High School All-Star Big Band; Amendola vs. Blades; Chester Thompson Trio; James Carter Organ Trio
Pacific Jazz Café: Conversations with Jimmy Heath and Chick Corea; Top bands from the 2017 Next Generation Jazz Festival; Chano Dominguez Trio (Two sets); Monterey at 60: A Visual Feast (exhibit)
North Coast Brewing Co. Education Stage: Tai Chi Presented by Hep C Hope® (two sessions); Music Together with Mary Schaefer; Dennis Broughton Percussion Experience; Juan L. Sanchez & Friends; Jazzy Ash; University of the Arts “Z” Big Band; Next Generation Ladies in Jazz; USC Thornton Jazz Composers Collective; UNLV Jazz Ensemble I
Courtyard Stage: Matthew Whitaker on the Yamaha AvantGrand (Four sets)
Jazz Theater: Simulcasts from the Arena; Jazz on Film: Chick Corea: The Musician
Blue Note at Sea Tent: Informational Events & Listening Sessions; Women in Jazz with Tia Fuller, Ingrid Jensen & Linda May Han Oh; Interview with Joe Lovano; Free Cabin Drawing






Activities on the Education Stage 12-4pm! Kids 2 and Under are FREE! Ages 3-18 only $22 per day! (All 3 days)

  • The Yamaha Experience Tent, where kids can play real instruments provided by Yamaha
  • Bouncy castle for the younger ones
  • Face painting and balloon creations with Pacific Face Painters
  • Performances by Music Together with Mary Schaefer, Juan L. Sánchez & Friends, Jazzy Ash, the country's best student bands, plus international food, ice cream, desserts, shopping, and more!
  • Access to all Grounds stages Sunday afternoon and evening!


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