2014 Winter Jazzfest Announces Lineup

More than 90 bands to play at 9 NYC venues Jan. 7-11

The annual Winter Jazzfest, set for Jan. 7-11 in New York City, has announced its tentative lineup. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the event, which takes place at nine different venues in the city and features over 90 artists and bands in all.

The artist list (subject to change) is:

Gretchen Parlato
By Ken Franckling
Robert Glasper, 2013 Cape Town International Jazz Festival
By Giovanni Russonello

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3rd Eye 4tet: McPherson, Waits, Burton, Hurt
Angelika Niescier
Aruan Ortiz Orbiting Quartet
Ben Goldberg's Unfold Ordinary Mind
Ben Holmes
Ben Wendel Quartet
Big Chief Donald Harrison & Congo Square Nation
Bilal's The Love Surreal Band
Blue Cranes
Bobby Previte's TERMINALS feat. John Medeski, Nels Cline and guests
The Burnt Sugar Repertory Arkestra
Ceramic Dog w/ Mary Halvorson
Ches Smith Trio
Chris Lightcap Bigmouth
Chris Morrissey Quartet
Coltrane's 'My Favorite Things' f. Marcus Strickland Quartet
Darcy James Argue
Dawn of Midi
Don Byron Music for 6 Muscians
Elliott Sharp's Orchestra Carbon
Endangered Blood
Erik Friedlander's Bonebridge
Gary Bartz
Gretchen Parlato
Henry Threadgill's “Tribute to Butch”
Howard Johnson & Gravity
Hypnotic Brass Ensemble
Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey
Jamie Baum Septet +
Jason Moran
Jazz Passengers
Jeff "Tain" Watts & Lionel Loueke
Jon Irabagon Trio
Keren Ann
Kris Bowers Group
Lakecia Benjamin & Soul Squad
Mark Guiliana's Beat Music
Mark Helias Trio
Mary Halvorson Septet
Matt Ulery's Loom
Matthew Shipp
Melissa Aldana & Crash Trio
Miles Okazaki Quartet
Morgan James
Mostly Other People Do The Killing
Mother Falcon
Nat Baldwin
Nate Wooley's Mountain Storey
NEXT Collective
Okeh Records presents “The Sound of Next”
Peter Brötzmann
Ralph Alessi's Baida
Raul Midon
Reggie Pace's No BS! Brass
Revive Big Band w/ Special Guests
Robert Glasper
Roomful of Teeth
Rudy Royston 303
Sharel Cassity Quintet
Slavic Soul Party performs Ellington
Sylvie Courvoisier - Mark Feldman Duo
Takuya Kuroda Group
Ted Poor Quartet
Tim Berne Snakeoil
Trio Feral
+ more to be announced soon...


Tuesday January 7th, 8pm
10th Anniversary NYC Winter Jazzfest Kickoff
Bobby Previte's TERMINALS feat. John Medeski, Nels Cline and guests
Le Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker St NYC
$10 - Individual tickets on sale November 16th 2013

Wednesday January 8th, 8pm
NYC Winter Jazzfest presents A Blue Note Records 75th Anniversary Concert
w/ Bilal, Ravi Coltrane, Eric Harland, and Alan Hampton
The Town Hall, 123 West 43rd Street NYC
$45 / $35 / $25 - Individual tickets on sale November 16th 2013

Thursday January 9th, 7pm
NYC Winter Jazzfest & SummerStage present
Revive Big Band Celebrates Blue Note Records 75th Anniversary f. Special Guests
Le Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker St NYC
$15 ADV / $18 DOS - Individual tickets on sale November 16th 2013

Friday January 10th, 6pm - 4am
Saturday January 11th, 6pm - 4am
NYC Winter Jazzfest Marathon
80+ Groups performing in 8 venues over 2 nights
Le Poisson Rouge / Judson Church / NYU Lounge / Sullivan Hall / Zinc Bar / Bitter End / Subculture / Bowery Electric
Full Lineup & Schedule To Be Announced soon…
$35 1-Day Pass / $55 2-Day Pass - Individual tickets on sale November 16th 2013


Le Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker Street NYC
Judson Church, 55 Washington Square South NYC
The Town Hall, 123 West 43rd Street NYC
NYU Lounge, 40 Washington Square South NYC
Zinc Bar, 82 West 3rd Street NYC
The Bitter End, 147 Bleecker Street NYC
Subculture, 45 Bleecker Street NYC
Bowery Electric, 327 Bowery NYC


Available beginning Nov 12:
*Early Bird Special for Full Festival Pass - $85
The Full Festival Pass includes:
- Admission to the Jan 7th WJF Kickoff show at LPR w/ Bobby Previte's TERMINALS feat. John Medeski, Nels Cline and guests
- Orchestra seat/ticket for Jan 8th Blue Note 75th Anniv show at Town Hall w/ Jason Moran, Robert Glasper and guests
- Admission to the Jan 9th SummerStage showcase at LPR w/ Revive Big Band and guests
- A 2-Day WJF Marathon Pass featuring over 80 groups at 8 different venues
* This Reduced Price is available until Nov 26, then it increase to $95

Available beginning Nov 16:
Jan 7 - $10
Jan 8 - $45 Orchestra Section, Balcony Boxes Seats / $35 Balcony Seats / $25 Upper Balcony Seats
Jan 9 - $15 ADV, $18 DOS
Jan 10/11 - $35 1-day / $55 2-day
Full Fest Pass - $85 (increases to $95 on Nov 26)

APAP Delegate Discounted Admission:
(RSVP Required for verification and discount codes)
If you are a 2014 registered APAP delegate you have the opportunity to attend the 2014 NYC Winter Jazzfest Marathon at a reduced price, please [email protected] for more details.

For more information, visit Winter Jazzfest.

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