Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival

Jason Marsalis Vibes Quartet kicks off Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival, Season 6. Produced by WXXI, the national series provides jazz lovers a front row seat to one of the most popular and respected jazz festivals in the country. The series offers an unsurpassed look into the 2014 jazz festival, featuring performances by an eclectic group of musicians, which in addition to the Jason Marsalis Vibes Quartet, includes Diane Schuur, Vijay Iyer Trio, and Joey DeFrancesco Trio.

When and where to tune-in

Check local listings.  Learn more about previous seasons by using the menu to the left.

Coming up on Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival

Sunday, February 14th - 2pm

Benny Green is one of the most exciting, hard-swinging, hard-bop pianists to emerge from Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers. 

Sunday, February 14th - 3pm

Don't miss hearing this beautiful voice of this amazing jazz singer.

Sunday, February 21st - 2pm

Enjoy the mellow tones and big sounds of trombonist Clifton Anderson and his quintet.

Sunday, February 21st - 3pm

Discover why Antonio Sanchez is one of the most sought after drummers of his generation.

Recently on Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival

Friday, June 26th - 12am

Didn't get enough jazz at the XRIJF tonight? End the night with Grammy-nominated musician Joey DeFrancesco.

Thursday, June 25th - 12am

WXXI says good night with another episode of 2014 Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival.

Wednesday, June 24th - 12am

The perfect night cap to end an evenign at Jazz Fest – a little Diane Schuur. 

Tuesday, June 23rd - 12am

Didn't get enough jazz at the XRIJF tonight? End the night with Jason Marsalis. 

On the Blogs

Selena's Tent at The Little Theater
Scott Regan
Tue, 06/26/2012 - 2:54pm
Tom Harrell at Kilbourn Hall
Scott Regan
Tue, 06/26/2012 - 2:36pm
Tessa Souter at Montage for opening night at Rochester International Jazz Fest
Scott Regan
Sat, 06/23/2012 - 1:13pm