Litchfield Jazz Festival & Jazz Camp

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Festival goers enjoyed perfect weather at the 2014 LJF

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Mike Stern at the 2014 LJF

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Kirk Whalum at the 2014 LJF

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Cécile McLorin Salvant at the 2014 LJF

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Janek Gwizdala with Mike Stern Band at the 2014 LJF

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Carmen Staaf Sextet at the 2014 LJF

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Jimmy Greene at the 2014 LJF

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Romance and Jazz

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Anthony Strong at the 2014 LJF

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RC Murals masterpiece at the 2014 LJF

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Frank Alkyer Leads Artist Talk with Jane Bunnett

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Claudio Roditi at the 2014 LJF

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Standing Ovation

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Curtis Fuller at the 2014 LJF

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Cyrus Chestnut at the 2014 LJF

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Sunday brought the Super Moon at the 2014 LJF

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LJO Performs a Django Reinhardt Tribute at the 2014 LJF

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"Best Friends" at the Opening Night Gala

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Jane Bunnett and Maqueque at the Friends Gala

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Jazz Campers Perform Opening Night

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Kids Zone Magician - fun for all ages!

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20th Anniversary

Litchfield Jazz Festival

August 7 — 9, 2015
Goshen Fairgrounds • Goshen, CT

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Dec 8, 2014
Litchfield Performing Arts Welcomes New Board Member
Category: Festival Landing Page
Posted by: tegan
Catherine Carr Lincoln joined the LPA Board of Directors on December 7th, 2014. She has been a supporter of LPA since 2009 when her son began at the Litchfield Jazz Camp, and has an extensive record of community service. More»
Nov 6, 2014
Litchfield Performing Arts Announces 19th Annual Jazz Camp
Category: Festival Landing Page
Posted by: tegan
Have you always dreamed of honing your skills as a musician? Well now is your chance! Litchfield Performing Arts announces open registration for The 19th Annual Litchfield Jazz Camp. More»
Oct 31, 2014
Executive Director and Music Director Receive Awards
Category: Festival Landing Page
Posted by: tegan
The wider world has acknowledged achievements by both the Executive Director/Founder of Litchfield Performing Arts and Litchfield Jazz, Vita Muir, and the artistic Director of Litchfield Jazz Camp, Don Braden. More»
Oct 19, 2014
Litchfield Performing Arts Welcomes New Board Member
Category: Festival Landing Page
Posted by: tegan
Linda B. Walker joined the LPA board of directors on October 19th. A former Estēe Lauder and L’Oréal executive, she has an exemplary record in sales and marketing. More»
Aug 28, 2014
The Jazz Run & Family Fun Walk, a 5K for Camp Scholarships Saturday, September 13th
Category: Festival Landing Page
Posted by: lturner
Litchfield Performing Arts is excited to announce the second year of The Jazz Run & Family Fun Walk, a 5K to be held on Saturday morning, September 13th at Camp Coch in Goshen. After the race enjoy the awards ceremony, a picnic and live jazz! Proceeds support need-based scholarships for Litchfield Jazz Campers. More»
Aug 20, 2014
DOWNBEAT REVIEW: Whalum, Bunnett & Greene Steal the Show at Litchfield Jazz Fest
Category: Festival Landing Page
Posted by: lturner
If the 19th edition of the Litchfield Jazz Fest was a warm-up for next year’s 20th anniversary celebration, book your tickets now. This intimate festival tucked into the hills of northwest Connecticut offered beautiful vistas and an inspired lineup from Aug. 8–10, and 2015 promises even greater things to come. More»
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