2017 Grounds Artists

FRIDAY, 9.15.17

GoGo Penguin

Miles Mosley

Gerald Clayton Trio

Roberta Gambarini

Matt Wilson’s Honey & Salt

Alicia Olatuja

Ray Obiedo & the Latin-Jazz Project

Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors

Along Came Betty

Latin Jazz Collective

SATURDAY, 9.16.17

Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra

Regina Carter Quartet

Roy Hargrove Quintet

Joanne Brackeen Trio

Pedrito Martinez Group

Kyle Eastwood Band

Sean Jones Quartet

Kandace Springs

Derrick Hodge with Mike Mitchell

Monsieur Periné

Con Brio

The Suffers

Mr. Sipp

Sammy Miller and The Congregation

Ali Ryerson Quartet

Rodger Fox Big Band

The Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors ​

DownBeat Blindfold Test with Tia Fuller

Conversation with Herbie Hancock

Top bands from the 2017 Next Generation Jazz Festival

SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Combo
SFJAZZ High School All-Stars Orchestra
Buchanan High School Jazz Band A
Rio Americano High School "AM" Jazz Ensemble

SUNDAY, 9.17.17

Regina Carter's Southern Comfort

Vijay Iyer Sextet

Joe Lovano Classic Quartet

Tia Fuller Quintet featuring Ingrid Jensen

Linda May Han Oh

James Carter Organ Trio

Chester Thompson Group

Amendola vs. Blades

Chano Domínguez Trio

Ranky Tanky

Rodger Fox Big Band with special guest Chris Cain

O.F.N.I. Trio

Sandy Cressman and Homenagem Brasileira

Andy Weis & the Monterey All-Stars

Conversation with Jimmy Heath

Converation with Chick Corea

MJF Monterey County High School Honor Vocal Ensemble

MJF Monterey County High School All-Star Big Band

Top bands from the 2017 Next Generation Jazz Festival

University of Nevada, Las Vegas Jazz Ensemble I
University of the Arts "Z" Big Band
California State University, Sacramento Vox Now
USC Thornton Jazz Composers Collective
Northgate High School Jazz Band I
Folsom High School Jazz Band I
Los Angeles County High School for the Arts Vocal Ensemble 
Folsom High School Jazz Choir I 
Valencia High School “Two N’ Four”
Crossroads School Jazz 'A' Band
Joshua Tazman Reinier


Matthew Whitaker on the Yamaha AvantGrand on the Courtyard Stage

Jazz on Film in the Jazz Theater
A Tribute to Lee Morgan: I Called Him Morgan, a film by Kasper Collin
Chick Corea: The Musician, a film by Arne B. Rostad

Arena Simulcasts in the Jazz Theater

Coffee House Gallery Exhibit

Entertainment on the North Coast Brewing Co. Jazz Education Stage

Partial list. More artists to come.