Tucson Jazz Festival

Thirteen days of sublime jazz performances are coming to town.

Starting this week, through Monday, January 21, the Tucson Jazz Festival features an evening performance thirteen days in a row, and a huge closing jazz fiesta downtown.

Most performances are held at the Tucson’s downtown Fox Theatre (the Art Deco theatre), Tucson Music Hall (the downtown hall used by the Tucson Symphony), and Club Congress (at the uber cool downtown Hotel Congress). Some performances are held at University of Arizona’s Centennial Hall and Crowder Hall.

Get your tickets here.


Jan 11, 7:30 pm
Joey Alexander / Tucson Jazz Institute Ellington Band with Terell Stafford @ Fox Tucson Theatre

Jan 12, 7:30 pm
Special EFX All-Stars / Mike LeDonne’s Groover Quartet @ Fox Tucson Theatre

Jan 13, 7:30 pm
Tucson Swings Brightly: The Music of Nelson Riddle @ Fox Tucson Theatre

Jan 14, 7:30 pm
Kathleen Grace with Larry Goldings @ Club Congress

Jan 15, 7:30 pm
UA Studio Jazz Ensemble with special guest Terell Stafford @ Crowder Hall

Jan 16, 7:30 pm
Magos Herrera Quartet / Jane Bunnett and Maqueque @ Fox Tucson Theatre

Jan 17, 7:30 pm
Asleep at the Wheel @ Fox Tucson Theatre

Jan 18, 8:00 pm
Trombone Shorty @ Centennial Hall

Jan 19, 7:30 pm
Pink Martini with The Tucson Symphony Orchestra @ Tucson Music Hall

Jan 19, 7:30 pm
Sheila Jordan and Cameron Brown @ Temple of Music and Art

Jan 20, 2:00 pm
Pink Martini with The Tucson Symphony Orchestra @ Tucson Music Hall

Jan 20, 7:30 pm
Bobby McFerrin and Gimme5: Circlesongs @ Fox Tucson Theatre

Jan 21, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Downtown Jazz Fiesta @ various stages downtown

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