Scheduled in Uptown Charlotte, the week-long event features Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, Broadway songstress Patina Miller with a tribute to Nina Simone, dynamic performances at The Jazz Garden Tent at Romare Bearden Park and free jazz concerts all week long.
Events run through Saturday, May 4 and
With more than 75 events on tap now through May 11, many of them free, there’s no planning and no reservations!
Spend your lunch at the Jazz Pavilion on the Levine Center for the Arts
Another free opportunity to experience amazing music is Jazz at the Pavilion on the Levine Center for the Arts
Late Night Jams are scheduled in the Knight Underground, the speakeasy-themed hideaway located below the Knight Theater! Musicians performing as part of the Charlotte Jazz Festival will keep the jazz going late into the night. These fan-favorite jam sessions are high-energy, totally improvised and the perfect nightcap. Here's an itinerary to explore the music scene in Charlotte.