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Blue Note Jazz Festival Announces 2018 Schedule

Chris Botti, Gregory Porter, Al Di Meola, and Eddie Palmieri headline eclectic month-long program

Photo of Gregory Porter at the 2017 Oslo Jazz Festival
Gregory Porter, seen here at the 2017 Oslo Jazz Festival, will perform at this year’s San Jose Jazz Summer Fest. (photo by Matija Puzar)

The eighth edition of the Blue Note Jazz Festival—sponsored by Sony Corporation and INGLOT Cosmetics of Poland, with the Delegation of the European Union to the United Nations as a supporting partner—will take place from June 1 to June 30, with over 100 events in five New York City venues.

Those venues include the Blue Note Jazz Club, Town Hall, the Highline Ballroom, Central Park SummerStage, and a brand-new location: Sony Hall, a 12,000-square-foot state-of-the-art performance space at the Paramount Hotel on West 46th Street in Manhattan.

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