Litchfield Jazz Festival & Jazz Camp

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Festival goers enjoy perfect weather at the Festival

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The Litchfield Jazz Orchestra - Friday, August 7, 2015

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Anat Cohen Quartet - Friday, August 7, 2015

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Avery Sharpe Gospel Choir Salutes Sister Rosetta Tharpe

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Saturday, August 8, 2015 Saturday, August 8, 2015

Grégoire Maret Quartet - Saturday, August 8, 2015

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Matt Wilson Topsy Turvy - Saturday, August 8, 2015

Photo by Steven Sussman

Photo by Steven Sussman Photo by Steven Sussman

Wycliffe Gordon and Friends - Saturday, August 8, 2015

Mike Stern Band - Saturday, August 8, 2015

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A Salute To The Great Drummer Charli Persip

Sunday, August 9, 2015

Sunday, August 9, 2015 Sunday, August 9, 2015

Les Paul's Trio Featuring Nicki Parrott & Bucky Pizzarelli

Sunday, August 9, 2015

Sunday, August 9, 2015 Sunday, August 9, 2015

Sean Jones Quartet - Sunday, August 9, 2015

Christian McBride Trio - Sunday, August 9, 2015

Romance and Jazz

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RC Murals masterpiece

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Frank Alkyer Leads Artist Talk with Jane Bunnett

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Standing Ovation

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Twilight at the Festival

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"Best Friends" at the Opening Night Gala

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Jazz Campers Perform

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Photo by Dale Rothenberg Photo by Dale Rothenberg

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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Wall To Wall Jazz This Summer - LJF@20


Jun 27 Concert Salutes New Orleans - TICKETS ON SALE NOW
Join LJF@20 at WestConn Performing Arts Center, Danbury, when Litchfield Jazz Festival Salutes New Orleans & It’s Heroes MORE


Jul 12-Aug 6: Jazz After Work - 33 Free Concerts
Nightly at Litchfield Jazz Camp, Maguire Auditorium, Canterbury School, New Milford

Aug 7-9 Litchfield Jazz Festival Celebrates 20 years!

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May 6, 2015
Category: Festival Landing Page
Posted by: tegan
Earn college credits! Litchfield Performing Arts is seeking summer interns to help run the 2015 Litchfield Jazz Festival in Goshen, CT. Be a part of an internationally recognized Festival! These internships will provide real-life experience in major event coordination, handling contracts, managing personnel, leadership and much more. Interns are a core part of our team. More»
Apr 30, 2015
June 27th Concert Honoring New Orleans
Category: Festival Landing Page
Posted by: tegan
Tickets are on sale for Litchfield Jazz Festival's Salute to New Orleans and It's Heroes on June 27th at the WCSU Performing Arts Center in Danbury, CT. More»
Apr 23, 2015
2nd Annual Dinner Auction to support Jazz Camp Scholarships!
Category: Festival Landing Page
Posted by: tegan
Saturday, April 25 - Get your tickets early for an amazing evening at Chef/Owner Chris Prosperi's Metro Bis in Simsbury. Proceeds will support Litchfield Jazz Camp scholarships! Click through to purchase tickets or call to reserve youe seats as space is limited! More»
Apr 3, 2015
RS Berkeley donates instruments for drawing!
Category: Festival Landing Page
Posted by: tegan
Music teachers who refer two or more new students who register for Camp will be entered in a drawing for several really nice band instruments generously donated by our sponsor, instrument manufacturer RS Berkeley. More»
Mar 18, 2015
TICKETS ON SALE NOW for LJF@20!!
Category: Festival Landing Page
Posted by: tegan
Tickets are now on sale for LJF@20 at the Goshen Fairgrounds August 7th – 9th. The lineup is as always stellar. The 20th Anniversary begins with its traditional Friends Gala followed by music from the Litchfield Jazz Orchestra in a tribute to the late, great Thomas Chapin. The orchestra, making its second appearance this summer, features outstanding artists from the Litchfield Jazz Camp faculty, followed by and a star turn by award-winning saxophonist/clarinetist Anat Cohen. More»
Feb 27, 2015
Spring sale! Collection of Antique and estate pieces to benefit LJC scholarships.
Category: Festival Landing Page
Posted by: tegan
April 17-19 -- Sponsored by On The Hunt, at St. Michael’s Church House, Litchfield, CT. On Friday night at 6:30, we will kick off this sale with early buying, great music, wine, and tasty tid-bits. More»
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