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Jazz Fest full lineup announced; ticket sales paused (access required)

CGI Rochester International Jazz Festival producers have announced the full 2020 lineup, but have suspended headliner and club pass ticket sales until later this spring. “With the continued heightened concern over the coronavirus pandemic and the rapidly evolving decisions being ...

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MatchUp Monroe aims to help college students set down roots here (access required)

For years, people in Rochester have lamented the “brain drain,” meaning the trend of young people leaving Rochester as soon as they finish college. Now there’s an app to fight that. County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo announced on Monday that the ...

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Jazz Festival lineup announced (access required)

CGI Rochester International Jazz Festival producers on Tuesday announced a full lineup that includes more than 320 shows at 20 venues. Previously announced headliners for the 18th annual show include George Benson; Steve Gadd Band; Patti LaBelle; Jeff Goldblum & ...

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Headliners added to CGI Rochester International Jazz Festival (access required)

The CGI Rochester International Jazz Festival has signed three additional headliners. Jeff Goldblum & the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra will perform June 26 in Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre, while Patti LaBelle will take the stage June 22. Marc Cohn and ...

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Jazz fest passes go on sale Friday; all are shareable this year (access required)

Jazz Fest fans will be able to freely swap their club passes this year, and a few venues are swapping in and out, too. Co-Producers John Nugent and Marc Iacona released an announcement on Tuesday saying that club passes for ...

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Seal, Fleck, Krauss coming for 2018 Jazz Festival (access required)

Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival producers have signed three headliners for the 17th edition of the festival, which will run from June 22 through June 30 next year. Grammy winner Seal will perform on June 22, while banjoist, composer and ...

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