Saturday night, September 19, catch the latest edition of MJF on Tour with Raul Midón, Ravi Coltrane, Nicholas Payton, Gerald Clayton, Joe Sanders, Justin Brown

"…when the Monterey Jazz Festival assembles an all-star band for a tour, it’s going to be a good one. And when the tour comes to town, you had better pay attention." – Kansas City Star

8:50pm / Saturday, Sept. 19 / Jimmy Lyons Stage
9:00pm / Sunday, Sept. 20 / Night Club / Grounds


Saturday night, September 19, powerhouse vocalist Lizz Wright is back to light up Dizzy's Den for the first time since 2009!

"One of the most promising voices to emerge in the past decade...Wright
radiates spiritual, social and sensual awareness." — USA Today

7:30pm / Saturday, Sept. 19 / Dizzy's Den / Grounds


Join us on September 17 for this special evening celebrating jazz, supporting music education and kicking off the 58th annual Monterey Jazz Festival.

Hosted by Terence Blanchard at the Intercontinental The Clement Monterey on Cannery Row. Special performances by Cyrille Aimée & the Next Generation Jazz Orchestra. Sustaining Sponsors include Jazziz Magazine and Cunard.

6pm / Thursday, Sept. 17 / The Clement Monterey / Cannery Row


28 years since his death in 1987, Jaco (produced by Metallica’s Robert Trujillo and illuminated by Flea, Joni Mitchell, Sting, and others) captures the story of his restless, indestructible spirit. After the film, there will be a post-screening discussion.

5:30pm / Saturday, Sept. 19 / Jazz Theater / Grounds


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