Woodstock Jazz Festival

Woodstock Jazz Festival This Saturday!!

Jack DeJohnette, John Scofield, John Medeski, and Larry Grenadier


The greatest piano trio in contemporary jazz

Chicago Symphony Center welcomes back “the greatest piano trio in contemporary jazz” (BBC Music Magazine). The incomparable Keith Jarrett returns with long-time collaborators Gary Peacock and Jack DeJohnette for an evening of electrifying improv and thrilling melodies. After their performance at Symphony Center in 2011, Downbeat magazine said, “few pianists express a more intimate physical and emotional connection to the instrument and the music than Jarrett … such focus and concentration is shared by the group.”

Albany Riverfront Jazz Festival

The schedule of bands and musicians for the 13th annual Albany Riverfront Jazz Festival has been announced, featuring five acts performing throughout the day on Saturday, September 6. The free fest is slated to run from 1-9pm at Jennings Landing in Albany’s Corning Preserve, capped off with a fireworks display. Jack DeJohnette Trio will be playing from 6:45–8:30pm. – More info here.

Jack on WAMC radio show

Jack DeJohnette and Teri Roiger join WAMC radio show to talk about his show at the Bearsville Theater in Woodstock, NY on Saturday, August 16. The event is being produced by Jazzstock. Created by John Menegon and Teri Roiger in the summer of 2011, Jazzstock is an ongoing jazz concert and workshop series presenting a diverse group of jazz artists who have an individual voice and a desire to share their talents and ideas with us in the Hudson Valley. Learn more here.

Jack DeJohnette Trio Live in California

July 26th, 27th and 28th are the tree dates for performances in Santa Fe and California. After touring in Asia and Europe, the trio comes returns to the states. The trio will perform July 26th at Lensic Performing Arts Center, the next day at Dinkelspiel Auditorium and a last stops at Kuumbwa Jazz Center on July 27th.

Keith Jarret, Gary Peacock and Jack DeJohnette live at NJPAC

NJPAC has just confirmed a show with  the trio on Sunday November 30th. 2014 marked the 30th anniversary of this iconic trio, which has garnered awards around and international  recognition that, includes five Grammy nominations. Here is the information for the show.

European Summer Tour

Italy, Spain, France, Germany, Switzerland, Poland are the confirmed stops for the summer tour 2014. Jack DeJohnette, Ravi Coltrane and Matthew Garrison will cross the ocean to play in prestigious Jazz Festivals such as Montreux, Festival Internacional de Getxo (Spain), Kulturzentrum among others. Here is the link with venues information and tickets links.

Unique date in Canada

Jack DeJohnette Trio will be performing in Canada at the Festival International de Jazz de Montreal. Twenty years ago, Jack DeJohnette brought saxophonist Ravi Coltrane and bassist Matthew Garrison together for the first time to perform the music of John Coltrane at The Brooklyn Museum. This configuration of historical significance has now been reborn and will take to the road in 2014-2015 season. Representing the prestigious lineage of today’s great jazz families, the Jack DeJohnette, Ravi Coltrane and, Matt Garrison Trio explores open improvisation and original compositions. Check full details here.

Live at Shapeshifterlab

Jack DeJohnette trio will be performing next Monday June 2nd at the ShapeShifterlab NY. ShapeShifter Lab is a 4,200 square foot performance space in Park Slope; this newly renovated performance space hosts the world’s most innovative artists who are looking for a flexible platform to present their work. Click in this link to check all the details for this event.

Live at Blue Note Tokyo

This was our first Asian Tour with the Jack DeJohnette Trio. 3  nights at Blue Note Tokyo joined by Ravi Coltrane and Matthew Garrison. I enjoyed these performances nightly and here are pictures published by the venue. Click here to see full album.