The official lineup for the Newport Jazz Festival 2023 has been unveiled! This year, numerous top celebrities such as Herbie Hancock, Jon Batiste, Kamasi Washington, and many more will be performing during the three-day music festival.
For those of you who are unversed, let us share with you, this marks the 69th edition of the popular music festival which will take place from August 4th to 6th at Fort Adams State Park in Rhode Island. Read on to learn the names of the celebs who will be hitting the stage at the Newport Jazz Festival 2023.
Here’s all you need to know about Newport Jazz Festival 2023
The Newport Jazz Festival 2023 will be returning to Fort Adams State Park in Rhode Island from August 4 to August 6. The annual American multi-day jazz music festival is held every summer.
This music festival was established by Elaine Lorillard in the year 1954. The Newport Jazz Festival was financed by Elaine and her husband Louis Lorillard for many years. It is often held in the same month: August.
What is the celebrity lineup for Newport Jazz Festival 2023?
Recently, the celebrity lineup for the annual music festival was revealed. Headliners of the popular three-day music festival include Herbie Hancock, Jon Batiste, Kamasi Washington, Thundercat, Big Freedia, Domi & JD Beck, Cautious Clay, and Diana Krall.
Other big artists set to hit the stage at the Newport Jazz Festival 2023 are as follows: Samara Joy, DJ Pee .Wee (aka Anderson .Paak), Arooj Aftab, (Arooj will per performing alongside Vijay Iyer and Shahzad Ismaily), Cautious Clay, Pedrito Martinez, Butcher Brown, and the Grateful Dead cover group Joe Russo’s Almost Dead.
The music festival will also feature performances by musicians like Charles Lloyd New Quartet, Scary Goldings (featuring John Scofield), Superblue, Orrin Evans Quintet, Big Gigantic, Alfa Mist, Immanuel Wilkins Quartet, Big Freedia, Julius Rodriguez, Julian Lage, James Brandon Lewis, Bill Charlap Trio, and Somi amongst many others.
In addition to this, some more celebs will also perform at the music festival in a couple of months. The names of the other stars will be announced in the times to come.
How to buy tickets for the Newport Jazz Festival 2023?
We know all of you want to get a hold of tickets for the Newport Jazz Festival 2023. As of right now, the tickets for the music festival are up on sale. You can buy the specially priced 3-day general admission passes until Thursday, March 23 at 1 p.m. EST.
You can simply visit the official website of the Newport Jazz Festival to buy the tickets. All the people who are keen to learn more about the tickets including the prices can head to the official website of the annual music festival.
The cost of the specially priced 3-day general admission passes is $239.99. On the other hand, the price of the 3-day student passes is $142.99.
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