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Montclair Jazz Festival to Celebrate 10th Anniversary July 26 to Aug. 10

Joey DeFrancesco, Eddie Palmieri, Christian McBride and others to perform

Louis Prima Jr. performs with Jazz House Kids’ Dynasty Big Band directed by Mike Lee at the 2016 Montclair Jazz Festival (photo: Ed Berger)

The Montclair Jazz Festival is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year with Christian McBride, Joey DeFrancesco, Eddie Palmieri, and more.

Launched as a summer workshop for Jazz House Kids, one of the country’s most successful jazz education programs, the festival now includes nine big bands and a host of performers. It still features performances from Jazz House Kids students, and more than 125 of them will play during the two-week long festival in Montclair, N.J. See a schedule below. 

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