The 38th annual installment of the Telluride Jazz Festival will take place in the scenic mountain town
between August 1 and 3. Recently, event organizers have announced the initial lineup for
this year's festival.
Lettuce, Grupo Fantasma, Poncho Sanchez and His Latin Jazz Band, Monty Alexander and
Harlem-Kingston Express, Jon Cleary, the Nigel Hall Band, DVS (Mike Dillon, Johnny
Vidacovich & James Singleton) with Carly Meyers, Red Baraat, The Crescent Super Band
and the Telluride Student Jazz All-Stars Ensemble are all set to play the fest this
The performances take place on two outdoor stages with the action at night moving to
Telluride's historic theaters and clubs. Sunday's performances will be a tribute to New
Orleans. Look for another batch of artists to be announced soon.
Tickets are available through the
event's website and are on "super sale" through the end of the month.
[Published on: 1/15/14]