A WORLD OF JAZZ
The Jazz Bash By the Bay Monterey takes place in the renovated Conference Center and Portola Hotel & Spa with 8 venues and 7 dance floors.
Enjoy the colorful forms of American Classic Jazz including Traditional, Ragtime, Swing, Gypsy, Zydeco and Blues.
World-class musicians will make Monterey their home once again in March 1, 2 and 3, 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.
Stephanie Trick & Paolo Alderighi
Stephanie Trick (from St. Louis), a leading exponent of stride piano, and Paolo Alderighi (from Milan), one of Italy’s foremost jazz pianists, collaborate on four-hands piano projects dedicated to classic jazz, preparing arrangements of songs from the swing era, as well as drawing from the ragtime and blues repertoire.
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>