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Winter Jazzfest Announces First Wave of 2020 Artists

Mark Guiliana picked as artist-in-residence; tickets on sale now

Mark Guiliana
Mark Guiliana

Winter Jazzfest in New York City has announced the first wave of artists for its 16th edition. The festival, which will run from Jan. 9-18, 2020, will feature more than 150 groups on 20 stages in select venues throughout Brooklyn and Manhattan. 

Some highlights will include a British jazz showcase, featuring Moses Boyd, Kokoroko, Sarathy Korwar, and Poppy Ajudha; a celebration of trumpeter Marcus Belgrave, including performances by Ron Carter, Sheila Jordan, and Louis Hayes; a celebration of Art Blakey; and a performance by Brazilian singer and guitarist Seu Jorge at Town Hall. 

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