UPDATE: Schedule for Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Festival @ SPAC

Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Festival takes over the Saratoga Performing Arts Center in Saratoga Springs this weekend for two days jam packed with jazz.

Here’s the newly announced complete schedule of performances for the weekend:

12noon: Robin McKelle & the Flytones
1:20pm: Ronnie Earl & the Broadcasters
2:45pm: Jon Batiste & Stay Human
4:15pm: Mike Stern & Bill Evans Band featuring Steve Smith & Tom Kennedy
5:40pm: Terence Blanchard
7:15pm: Dr. Lonnie Smith Octet
9:15pm: Earth Wind & Fire
12:15pm: Marc Cary Focus Trio featuring Rashaan Carter & Sameer Gupta
1:40pm: Lew Tabackin Trio
3:10pm: Mary Halvorson Trio with John Hebert & Ches Smith
4:40pm: Robin McKelle & the Flytones
6:05pm: Jaimeo Brown Transcendence with JD Allen & Chris Sholar

12:30pm: Quinn Sullivan
1:50pm: Newport Jazz Festival: Now 60 featuring Anat Cohen, Karrin Allyson, Randy Brecker, Mark Whitfield, Peter Martin, Larry Grenadier & Clarence Penn
3:20pm: Dave Holland Prism with Kevin Eubanks, Craig Taborn & Eric Harland
5pm: Patti Austin
6:45pm: Eddie Palmieri Salsa Orchestra
8:30pm: Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
12:10pm: Tim Berne’s Snakeoil with Oscar Noriega, Matt Mitchell & Ches Smith
1:30pm: Warren Wolf & Wolfpack
2:50pm: Melissa Aldana Crash Trio with Pablo Menares and Francisco Mela
4:10pm: Sean Jones Quartet with Sullivan Fortner, Luques Curtis & Obed Calvaire
5:35pm: Quinn Sullivan

GO HERE for more detailed info on the musicians…
GO HERE for Nippertown’s Guide to Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Fest…

1 Comment
  1. J Hunter says

    A couple of nail-biting choices, but there aways are a few at Freihofer’s. I’m bummed Orrin Evans isn’t playing with Sean Jones, though. Orrin’s a great foil for Sean, and a hell of a player himself.

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