A WORLD OF JAZZ
The Jazz Bash By the Bay Monterey took place in the renovated Conference Center and Portola Hotel & Spa with 8 venues and 7 dance floors.
Jazz Bash By the Bay brings to you the sounds of American Classic Jazz including Traditional, Ragtime, Swing, Gypsy, Zydeco and Blues.
World-class musicians will make Monterey their home once again in 2019. Thanks to all who support our festival!
Bands and Performers
Tom Rigney & Flambeau
Berkeley-based Tom Rigney has, over the past two decades, become one of the premiere blues and roots music violinists in the world. His high-energy, virtuosic playing and his commanding spirited stage presence are hallmarks of Rigney’s style. Read More >
Yve Evans Trio
Performing jazz, blues or gospel, Yve Evans reaches out and touches the souls of the people who hear her music. As a singer and pianist, Yve has performed all around the world and played with some of the greats in jazz. She’s recorded five CDs; Read More>
Praised by The L.A. Jazz Scene as a musical duo that can “draw out the beauty in the rich melodies and play the music…with taste, sensitivity, and a real affection for the idiom,” Ivory&Gold® celebrates the greatest of American jazz; Read More>
Titan Hot Seven
With a sound all their own, The Titan Hot Seven light up the stage with a jazz passion that sweeps through the audience igniting fun, excitement and joy. There’s everything from ballads to hard hitting, swinging traditional Jazz. Read More>