08/08/13

Photo Gallery: Newport Jazz Festival 2013

Ken Franckling captures highlights of the weekend

The 2013 edition of the Newport Jazz Festival, presented by Natixis Global Asset Management, was filled with fine musical moments and graced with terrific weather, other than a few sprinkles early Saturday.

Festival attendance totaled17,200 between Friday night's opener at historic Newport Casino and the Saturday and Sunday events across Newport Harbor at Fort Adams State Park. Headliners included Wayne Shorter (with Herbie Hancock aboard), Chick Corea, Jim Hall, Roy Haynes, Marcus Miller, Esparanza Spalding, Eddie Palmieri and Natalie Cole.

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Jim Hall (left) and Julian Lage at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival
By Ken Franckling
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Gregory Porter, with bassist Aaron James, at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival
By Ken Franckling
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Joshua Redman (left) and Reuben Rogers at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival
By Ken Franckling
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Michel Camilo at the Newport Jazz Festival, 2013
By Ken Franckling
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Crowd at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival
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Dirty Dozen Brass Band at the Newport Jazz Festival, 2013
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Eddie Palmieri, Newport Jazz Festival, 2013
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Mary Halvorson, Newport Jazz Festival, 2013
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Hiromi, Newport Jazz Festival 2013
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Lewis Nash, Newport Jazz Festival 2013
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Marcus Miller, Newport Jazz Festival 2013
By Ken Franckling
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Roy Haynes (right) and his Fountain of Youth Band, Newport Jazz Festival 2013
By Ken Franckling
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Lew Tabackin, Randy Brecker, Newport Jazz Festival 2013
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Jeff "Tain" Watts, Newport Jazz Festival 2013
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