New Orleans Jazz Fest: 1st Weekend Photos

Branford Marsalis, John Boutté, Astral Project and more at this American institution

James Singleton, onstage with Astral Project, at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Steve Masakowski, onstage with Astral Project, at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
David Torkanowsky, onstage with Astral Project, at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Branford Marsalis onstage at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Delfeayo Marsalis onstage at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Don Vappie onstage at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Eric Revis, onstage with the Branford Marsalis Quartet, at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Geoff Clapp onstage at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Geoff Clapp onstage at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Jeremy Davenport onstage at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Joey Calderazzo, onstage with the Branford Marsalis Quartet, at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
John Boutté onstage at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
John Boutté onstage at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Justin Faulkner, onstage with the Branford Marsalis Quartet, at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Kermit Ruffins onstage at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Kermit Ruffins onstage at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Kermit Ruffins onstage at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Khari Allen Lee onstage at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
René Marie onstage at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
René Marie onstage at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

Enjoy these photos, by Mark Robbins, of the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival’s first weekend, held April 25-27 at the New Orleans Fair Grounds.

Jazz Fest’s second weekend began today. For tickets and more information, visit the festival’s official website.