Montreal Jazz Fest returns this June 29-July 9 with its expectedly stellar lineup of the hippest jazz (and non-jazz) acts on the planet. While the 350 free outdoor shows have yet to be sorted out in full, the indoor acts are lined up and ready to play. Be prepared to drop anywhere from $16.50 to $149.50 on the following sheltered gigs:
Let’s begin before the beginning with the pre-opening festival concerts: Brad Mehldau (pictured), B.B. King and Bireli Lagrene with Richard Galliano will perform at separate venues on June 28.