Full 2016 Jazz Festival lineup unveiled
Rochester, N.Y. - All of this year's acts for the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival were announced for the world Tuesday.
This year's main headliners include Grace Potter, Erykah Badu, Chick Corea, Chris Botti, the Chick Corea "Trilogy" Trio and the Joey Alexander Trio, Bruce Hornsby and the Noisemakers, and Gregg Allman of the Allman Brothers.
More than 1,500 artists in 325 shows will perform at 19 venues. Nearly 100 free shows will be performed at public stages during the festival.
A new stage is being set up for performances at Midtown. The City of Rochester Stage at Midtown will feature two shows.
In addition to the club pass and nine-day pass, there is a new three-day pass option for the Jazz Festival.
Club Pass Series Shows are $30/$35 at the door, or no door charge with the Club Pass.
The 9-Day Club Pass offers first-come, first-served access to all Club Pass Series shows and is $204 plus service charges.
The new 3-Day Club Pass is good for the same shows at a cost of $154 plus $6 service charges.
This year marks the 15th year for the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival. The festival runs from June 24 to July 2. Tickets go on sale Friday, January 29.
13WHAM ABC is a sponsor of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival.