We are happy to announce the daily lineup for the 38th Telluride Jazz Festival set to take place August 1-3, 2014 in Town Park Telluride, Colorado!
Day 1 features Grammy winners Grupo Fantasma and Monty Alexander & Harlem-Kingston Express with support from Telluride favorite Nigel Hall Band and exciting newcomer Michael Bellar & The AS-IS Ensemble.
Day 2 brings our Guest of Honor Poncho Sanchez and His Latin Jazz Band to the main stage along with buzzing funk group Lettuce. Recent Grammy winners Snarky Puppy will bring jazz fusion along with our great student bands Caleb Chapman’s Crescent Superband, Telluride All-Stars 20th Reunion Group, and Telluride Student All-Stars Jazz Ensemble.
Day 3 takes us on a trip to New Orleans with Dragon Smoke featuring Stanton Moore, Ivan Neville, Rob Mercurio, and Eric Lindell. Big Easy great Jon Cleary will swap stage spots with DVS featuring Mike Dillon, Johnny Vidacovich, and James Singleton with special guest Carly Meyers. Epic brass bands will be represented by Red Baraat, and the Young Razzcals Jazz Project round out our student band experience.
Stay tuned for more details on wine tastings, spirit tastings, New Orleans Day, Main Street parade, Jazz After Dark, and the detailed daily schedule.