Jazz returns to Atlanta
The 2018 Atlanta Jazz Festival Features Great Innovators & Legends

By Lee Valentine Smith

When: Saturday, May 26 from 11 am to 10 pm
Sunday, May 27 from 11 am to 10 pm

Piedmont Park
Three Stages: Legends, Contemporary, & Next Gen

The event is FREE and open to the public

The complete 2018 Atlanta Jazz Festival schedule:

Saturday, May 26
Next Gen Stage:
12:30 pm Sasha Berliner Escapades
2:30 pm Camille Thurman
4:30 pm Shayna Steele
6:30 pm Linda May Han Oh Quintet

Contemporary Stage:
1:30 pm Thumbscrew: Mary Halvorson, Michael Formanek & Tomas Fujiwara
3:30 pm Terri Lyne Carrington and Social Science
5:30 pm Anat Cohen Quartet
7:30 pm Jazzmeia Horn

Legends Stage:
1 pm Yoko Miwa Trio
3 pm Jane Bunnett & Maqueque
5 pm The Ingrid Jensen Collective
7 pm Tia Fuller Quartet
9 pm Dianne Reeves

Sunday, May 27
Next Gen Stage:
12:30 pm Rialto Jazz for Kids
2:30 pm Antoine Roney Trio featuring Kojo Roney
4:30 pm Morgan Guerin
6:30 pm Matthew Whitaker

Contemporary Stage:
1:30 pm The Georgia Horns
3:30 pm Richie Goods & The Goods Project
5:30 pm Sidewalk Chalk
7:30 pm Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles

Legends Stage:
1 pmThe Lao Tizer Quartet featuring Eric Marienthal
3 pm The Russell Malone Quartet
5 pm M.F. Production's Latin Jazz All Stars
7 pm The Bad Plus
9 pm Jon Batiste with The Dap-Kings

Visit atlantafestivals.com for more information!



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