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The producers of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival have announced the final three headliner shows for the nine-day festival which runs from June 22nd to June 30th.

Guitarist and singer Boz Scaggs will perform on Saturday, June 23rd;  Soul pop band Lake Street Dive will perform on Thursday, June 28th and singer-songwriter Jill Scott will perform on June 29th.

All shows take place at Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre. Previously announced headliners include Seal, and Béla Fleck  and the Flecktones.

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The producers of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival have announced the first three headliner shows for next year’s event.

Multiple Grammy winner Seal, will perform on Friday, June 22, 2018.

Banjoist, composer and bandleader Béla Fleck, who played in a sold out show at XRIJF in 2011, will perform on Tuesday, June 26.

Singer-songwriter, Alison Krauss, a two-time Grammy 2018 nominee, will perform on Wednesday, June 27. 

All shows will take place at Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre at 8 p.m.

XRIJF

The 15th annual Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival is in the books, ending with huge crowds in the downtown area and East End on Saturday night.

A perennial favorite, Trombone Shorty, drew thousands of people to the outdoor stage near East Avenue and Alexander Street, and the Wood Brothers also drew a big crowd.

Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival

It’s what some in the Rochester area call the festival of the year. It’s also been dubbed one of the top festivals of its genre in the country. It’s the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival. On this special edition of Need to Know we’re talking all things jazz and examining the impact of jazz culture on our community.

Jazz Fest Announces Full Lineup

Mar 20, 2012

Organizers of this year's Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival announced the full lineup for the festival Tuesday.

Norah Jones, Steve Martin and Diana Krall are the top names at this year’s event which begins Friday, June 22. The 11th Edition of the festival features more than 1,000 artists, performing at 18 venues in downtown Rochester.

UPDATE: Queen Latifah June 23rd Concert Canceled

Festival co-producer, John Nugent, says that includes nearly 70 concerts on three outdoor stages,