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JALC’s 2016 Generations in Jazz Festival Lineup Announced

Annual festival kicks off Sept. 1 at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola

From Sept. 1 to Oct. 2, Jazz at Lincoln’s Center’s seventh annual Coca-Cola Generations in Jazz Festival will take place at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola located on Broadway at 60th Street in New York, featuring over 200 artists such as Jimmy Heath, Jack DeJohnette and Randy Weston.

Kicking off the month-long festival is trumpeter Bruce Harris and the Big Sax Section with a tribute to cornetist Nat Adderley. The first week of the festival will continue with JALC’s “Lessons from Our Masters” series with pianist Joanne Brackeen, the Dayna Stephens Quintet, which will perform alongside Tom Harrell and Al Foster, and the Nate Smith Trio featuring saxophonist Jaleel Shaw and NEA Jazz Master Dave Holland.

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