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Herbie Hancock, Kamasi Washington Announce Co-Headlining Tour

Tickets for the North American dates go on sale Friday

Herbie Hancock with Kamasi Washington in performance at Walt Disney Concert Hall in LA in January 2018 (photo by Evan Haga)
Herbie Hancock with surprise guest Kamasi Washington in performance at Walt Disney Concert Hall in L.A., January 2018 (photo by Evan Haga)

Two jazz giants—pianist Herbie Hancock and saxophonist Kamasi Washington—will take the stage together this summer on a co-headlining tour.

Ten shows by the duo are currently planned across North America, starting July 30 in Vienna, Virginia. The tour is tentatively set to end on Aug. 23 in Berkeley, Calif. It includes stops at the Newport Jazz Festival, Philadelphia, Toronto, Detroit, Seattle, and Portland. More cities are expected to be added. Tickets go on sale Friday, Apr. 12.

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