|Vail Jazz Festival|
20TH ANNIVERSARY VAIL JAZZ FESTIVAL - JUNE 21 - SEPTEMBER 1, 2014!
The 20th Anninversary Vail Jazz Festival - a 12 week-long program of jazz concerts consisting of four distinctive performance series. The Vail Jazz Festival is a summer-long celebration of America's musical gift to the world - Jazz.
Bravo! Vail Co-Presented Concert
June 27th - JAZZ GUITAR WITH JOHN PIZZARELLI featuring: Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Jeff Tyzik conductor.
Tickets will be available at www.bravovail.com
Jazz @ Vail Square, Thursday Concerts 6-8 PM
July 3 - August 28, 2014
Jazz @ Vail Square returns to Lionshead for shows outside the Arrabelle in Vail. Presented in a tented venue seating 300+, this dynamic concert series features national jazz artists with styles ranging from Swing to straight ahead, Latin Jazz to the American Songbook. Whether you enjoy the show from a seat in a nearby restaurant, or from the the tent with a cocktail, Jazz @ Vail Square creates intimate jazz experiences that you won’t soon forget.
2014 Artists will be announced soon! 2013 artists included: SaRon Crenshaw and Curtis Stigers, Jazz & Blues, Wil Campa y Su Gran Union, Sounds fron Cuba, Ann Hampton Callaway, Singing the Great American Songbook, Frank Vignola & Vinny Raniolo, Guitar Duo Virtuosos, John Pizzarelli Quartet, "Hip with a Wink", Tommy Igoe Sextet, World-Class Drummer, Poncho Sanchez and his Latin Jazz Band, Latin Sounds, Lavay Smith and Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, Swing Dance with the Music, Clayton Brothers Sextet and Vail Jazz All-Stars, Masters & Protégés
Tickets on sale soon.
Jazz @ THE VAIL FARMERS’ MARKET
Sundays, Noon to 3 pm
June 22 - August 24, 2014
2014 artists will be announced soon!
Jazz @ KELLY LIKEN
Sundays from 8:30-11 pm
June 22 - August 24, 2014
Featuring Tony Gulizia and a special guest artist each week
2014 artists will be announced soon!The partnership with Kelly Liken brings jazz to Vail every Sunday night. Paired with Kelly Liken's Harvest menu, join local jazz great, Tony Gulizia and a different guest artist each week for exciting jazz performances! This elegant restaurant features Seasonal American Cuisine. Join Kelly Liken for dinner or just have a drink at the bar. Click here to make dinner reservations. Line up of artists coming soon!
JAZZ AFTER - Orchestra Jazz Jams
Returning in 2014, in partnership with Bravo! Vail, after three of the concerts at the Ford Amphitheater, the Great Room at Larkspur Restaurant will be transformed into a jazz club and hosts select members of each of the resident orchestras as they perform jazz.
Light menu and drinks are available. Please click here for Larkspur's website.
Dates TBD. Tickets on sale soon.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 28 - MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
Vail Marriott Mountain Resort, Vail Colorado and Vail Square in the heart of Lionshead
The Festival culminates in a unique mix of world-class musicians in a one-of-a-kind format that has lived up to its title, the Labor Day Weekend Party. Whether it's group performances, multi-artist jam sessions or the inspiring multi-media salutes to Jazz legends, the Weekend has a unique party spirit that attracts musicians and jazz lovers from all over the world. Each year, up-and-coming "young lions" play alongside the living legends of jazz in an intimate venue, surrounded by the natural beauty of Vail. With twenty five hours of performances throughout the weekend (morning, noon and night), the audience and musicians are connected in a manner that consistently inspires great performances.
Artists are subject to cancellation.
Details of schedule will be released in early summer.