Litchfield Jazz Festival & Jazz Camp

Festival History

2013 Artist Line-up

Artist First NameArtist Last NameInstrumentBand
Emmet Cohen
Piano Emmet Cohen Trio
Evan Sherman Drums Emmet Cohen Trio
Russell Hall Bass Emmet Cohen Trio
Christine Ebersole Vocals "Strings Attached!" Christine Ebersole & Aaron Weinstein Trio
Aaron Weinstein Violin "Strings Attached!" Christine Ebersole & Aaron Weinstein Trio
Ted Firth Piano "Strings Attached!" Christine Ebersole & Aaron Weinstein Trio
Steve LaSpina Bass "Strings Attached!" Christine Ebersole & Aaron Weinstein Trio
Val Ramos Lead Flamenco guitar The Val Ramos Flamenco Ensemble
Jose R. Ramos Flamenco guitar The Val Ramos Flamenco Ensemble
Kris Jensen Flute The Val Ramos Flamenco Ensemble
Carlos Hernandez Chavez Bass The Val Ramos Flamenco Ensemble
Ashley Jones Violin The Val Ramos Flamenco Ensemble
Matt Moadel Percussion The Val Ramos Flamenco Ensemble
Avery Sharpe Bass Avery Sharpe Gospel Explosion & Sacred Songs
Williams College Gospel Choir

Avery Sharpe Gospel Explosion & Sacred Songs
Extended Family Choir

Avery Sharpe Gospel Explosion & Sacred Songs
Gary Smulyan Baritone Sax Gary Smulyan's Baritone Summit
Claire Daly Baritone Sax Gary Smulyan's Baritone Summit
Lauren Sevian Baritone Sax Gary Smulyan's Baritone Summit
Andrew Hadro Baritone Sax Gary Smulyan's Baritone Summit
Helen Sung Piano Gary Smulyan's Baritone Summit
Jon Michel Bass Gary Smulyan's Baritone Summit
Matt Wilson Drums Gary Smulyan's Baritone Summit
Gregory Porter Vocals Gregory Porter
Chip Crawford Piano Gregory Porter
Emanuel Harold Drums Gregory Porter
Aaron James
Bass Gregory Porter
Yosuke Sato Saxophone Gregory Porter
Eddie Palmieri Yamaha keyboard Eddie Palmieri Latin Jazz Band
Luques Curits Bass Eddie Palmieri Latin Jazz Band
Jose Claussell Timbales Eddie Palmieri Latin Jazz Band
Vincente Rivero Congas Eddie Palmieri Latin Jazz Band
Orlando Vega Bongo Eddie Palmieri Latin Jazz Band
Louis Fouche Alto Saxophone Eddie Palmieri Latin Jazz Band
Jonathan Powell Trumpet Eddie Palmieri Latin Jazz Band
Orrin Evans Piano Orrin Evans Trio
Vicente Archer Bass Orrin Evans Trio
Bill Stewart Drums Orrin Evans Trio
June Bisantz Vocals Chet Baker Project with June Bisantz
Alex Nahimovsky Piano Chet Baker Project with June Bisantz
Norman Johnson Guitar Chet Baker Project with June Bisantz
Gabor Viragh Trumpet Chet Baker Project with June Bisantz
Matt Dwonszyk Bass Chet Baker Project with June Bisantz
Ben Bilello Drums Chet Baker Project with June Bisantz

Don

Braden Saxophone Don Braden Quartet with Geri Allen
Geri Allen Piano Don Braden Quartet with Geri Allen
Avery Sharpe Bass Don Braden Quartet with Geri Allen
Alvin Atkinson Drums Don Braden Quartet with Geri Allen
Vincent Herring Alto Saxophone

Vincent Herring-Eric Alexander Quintet featuring Harold Mabern

Eric Alexander Tenor Saxophone Vincent Herring-Eric Alexander Quintet featuring Harold Mabern
Harold Mabern Piano Vincent Herring-Eric Alexander Quintet featuring Harold Mabern
Joris Teepe Bass Vincent Herring-Eric Alexander Quintet featuring Harold Mabern
Joris Dudli Drums Vincent Herring-Eric Alexander Quintet featuring Harold Mabern
Papo Vázquez Trombone

Papo Vázquez Mighty Pirates Troubadours

Willie Williams Saxophone

Papo Vázquez Mighty Pirates Troubadours

Rick Germanson Piano

Papo Vázquez Mighty Pirates Troubadours

Alexander "Apollo" Ayala Bass

Papo Vázquez Mighty Pirates Troubadours

Alvester Garnett Drums

Papo Vázquez Mighty Pirates Troubadours

Anthony Carrillo Percussion

Papo Vázquez Mighty Pirates Troubadours

Carlitos Maldonato Percussion

Papo Vázquez Mighty Pirates Troubadours

Emmet Cohen TrioSherman