Seal, Bela Fleck, Alison Krauss to headline Jazz Festival

Seal will be one the headliners at the 2018 edition of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival.

The Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival (XRIJF) has announced the first three headliners for its 17th edition, running June 22nd – June 30th.

Producer Marc Iacona appeared on Good Day Rochester on 13WHAM to announce those headliners, who will perform at Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre. They are:

-- Seal will headline opening night, Friday, June 22nd. The multiple Grammy winner recently released a collection of standards called “Luck Be A Lady.”

-- Bela Fleck & The Flecktones will headline Tuesday, June 26th. It will be their second time at XRIJF, having performed a sold-out show there in 2011.

-- Alison Krauss will headline Wednesday, June 27th. The bluegrass singer-songwriter is a two-time Grammy nominee in 2018 for Best Country Solo Performance and Best American Root Performance.

Tickets go on sale Friday, December 8 at 10 a.m. only at To order by phone call (585) 454-2060. Tickets for Seal are $115 / $105 / $85 / $70 plus service charges. Tickets for Béla Fleck & the Flecktones are $85 / $70 / $55 / $40 plus service charges. Tickets for Alison Krauss are $115 / $105 / $85 / $70 plus service charges.

Three and 9-day Club Passes are also on sale at Pass prices range from $164 to $224, plus service charges. Early bird prices are good through December 31.

Prices increase to full price January 1, 2018. One pass, access up to 220+ Club Pass shows over nine days (June 22nd – June 30, 2018)

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