May 19, 2015
George Wein’s life in music took its most important turn when Newport socialite Elaine Lorillard walked into his jazz club, Storyville, with a Boston University professor in 1953.
Mar 02, 2015
Don’t miss one of Newport’s favorite social events when the Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc.™ returns to The Breakers on Saturday, August 1, at 7:30 pm for its Gala Benefit featuring performances by Cassandra Wilson, Michel Camilo, Jon Batiste...
Feb 26, 2015
The countdown is on for purchasing flexible discount tickets for the Newport Jazz Festival® presented by Natixis Global Asset Management.
Feb 09, 2015
Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc.™ Celebrates GRAMMY Awards for Festival Impresario George Wein and Several Newport Jazz Festival® Artists
Jan 29, 2015
Newport Jazz Festival® Adds Jack DeJohnette: Made in Chicago and Ms. Lisa Fischer and Grand Baton to 2015 Lineup
Jan 13, 2015
Performers Include Cassandra Wilson, Dr. John, Chris Botti, Jamie Cullum, Snarky Puppy, Cecile McLorin Salvant, Fred Hersch, Billy Childs, Jon Batiste & More! Tickets Go On Sale Thursday, January 15, 10:00 am
Dec 19, 2014
Festival Impresario George Wein Honored with The Recording Academy® Trustees Award Wein Joins 2015 Recipients Richard Perry and Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil
Dec 18, 2014
Tickets Go On Sale Worldwide on Thursday, December 18, 10:00 am for Newport Jazz Festival® Opening Night Concert featuring Chris Botti and Jon Batiste & Stay Human at the International Tennis Hall of Fame at Newport Casino
Dec 11, 2014
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation - the nonprofit that owns Jazz Fest - today opened its long-awaited education and community facility, the George and Joyce Wein Jazz & Heritage Center
Nov 24, 2014
Friday at Fort Adams Returns to 2015 Newport Jazz Festival® on July 31 with Snarky Puppy, Kneebody and Other Emerging Artists and New Works Tickets for Friday at Fort Adams State Park Go On Sale Tuesday, November 25, 10:00 am