Montreal Jazz Festival Adds Diana Ross, Rufus Wainright, Ginger Baker Concerts
The Montreal International Jazz Festival has announced a plethora of concerts today to celebrate the festival’s 35th anniversary this year. The festivities—which will take place from June 26-July 6—has added concerts from Diana Ross, Rufus Wainwright, Ginger Baker Jazz Confusion with Pee Wee Ellis, Bobby McFerrin, Tom Harrell, Keith Jarrett, Trixie Whitley, Dianne Reeves, Escalandrum, Bombino, Farruquito, Zappa Plays Zappa, For the Record: Tarantino in Concert, and Piazzolla Plays Piazzola. The full schedule, which will consist of over 500 ticketed and free concerts, is expected to be released this spring.
Tickets for the above concerts will go on sale at noon this Friday, March 7, though Infolettre Spectra subscribers will be eligible for an exclusive pre-sale.
As previously reported, the Montreal International Jazz Festival previously confirmed performances by Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite, Michael Bublé, Bill Evans Band featuring Tom Kennedy and Steve Smith, The Chieftans and Ry Cooder and more.