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Photos: 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival

This year's musical stroll down memory lane featured Kat Edmonson, Vince Giordano, Eddy Davis, and more

Olivier Franc (soprano saxophone) and Jean Baptiste Franc (piano) at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
Olivier Franc (soprano saxophone) and Jean Baptiste Franc (piano) at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
Vintage Victrolas under the command of Michael Cumella (a.k.a. DJ MAC) at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
Queen Esther (center) with Jon-Erik Kellso (trumpet), Sean Cronin (bass), and Charlie Halloran (trombone) at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
Queen Esther (center) with Jon-Erik Kellso (trumpet), Sean Cronin (bass), and Charlie Halloran (trombone) at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
Olli Soikkeli at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
Olli Soikkeli at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
The Xylopholks (L to R: Sean Cronin and Jonathan Singer) at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
The Xylopholks (L to R: Sean Cronin and Jonathan Singer) at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks (L to R: Will Anderson, Mark Lopeman, Arnt Arntzen, Vince Giordano) at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks (L to R: Will Anderson, Mark Lopeman, Arnt Arntzen, Vince Giordano) at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
Evan Christopher at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
Evan Christopher at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
Kat Edmonson performs with Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
Kat Edmonson performs with Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
The Sugartone Brass Band (Conor Elms: bass drum, Kenny Bentley: sousaphone, Scott Bourgeois: tenor saxophone) at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
The Sugartone Brass Band (Conor Elms: bass drum, Kenny Bentley: sousaphone, Scott Bourgeois: tenor saxophone) at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
Banjo summit at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival—L to R: Mike Weatherly, Cynthia Sayer, Eddy Davis, and Jerron "Blind Boy" Paxton
Banjo summit at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival—L to R: Mike Weatherly, Cynthia Sayer, Eddy Davis, and Jerron "Blind Boy" Paxton (photo: Alan Nahigian)
Evan Arntzen and Scout dance to Jerrod "Blind Boy" Paxton's banjo at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
Evan Arntzen and Scout dance to Jerrod "Blind Boy" Paxton's banjo at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
The Avalon Jazz Band, with Tatiana Eva-Marie on vocals and Jason Anick on violin, at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
The Avalon Jazz Band, with Tatiana Eva-Marie on vocals and Jason Anick on violin, at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
Vuyo Sotashe of Mwenso & the Shakes at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
Vuyo Sotashe of Mwenso & the Shakes at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
Evan Palazzo of the Hot Sardines at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
Evan Palazzo of the Hot Sardines at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
Elizabeth Bourgerol and A.C. Lincoln of the Hot Sardines lead a dance at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
Elizabeth Bourgerol and A.C. Lincoln of the Hot Sardines lead a dance at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
Dave Neigh (a.k.a. the Tuba Machine) at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
Dave Neigh (a.k.a. the Tuba Machine) at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
Jon-Erik Kellso of John Gill's New Eureka Jazz Band at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
Jon-Erik Kellso of John Gill's New Eureka Jass Band at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)
Conal Fowkes (piano), Simon Wettenhall (trumpet), John Gill (banjo), Eddy Davis (banjo), Charlie Halloran (trombone), Scout and A.C. Lincoln (dancers) at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival
Conal Fowkes (piano), Simon Wettenhall (trumpet), John Gill (banjo), Eddy Davis (banjo), Charlie Halloran (trombone), Scout and A.C. Lincoln (dancers) at the 2018 New York Hot Jazz Festival (photo: Alan Nahigian)

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