New Issue: Best Self

For the new issue of the online magazine Best Self, drummer Jack DeJohnette speaks out on his art and sprirituality with Peter Occhiogrosso. You can purchase the new edition on Apple Newsstand.

Two nights @Blue Note Milano

Last time Jack visited Milano was back in 2013 with Don Byron, George Colligan and Jerome Harris. This time he will accompaigned by Ravi Coltrane and Matthew Garrison. Two dates that you should not missed if you are in Milano. Double set at 9pm and 11pm on November 11 &12. Learn more here

Jazz in November

From Thursday 5th to Sunday November 9, 2014 the Teatro Central in Seville will host a new edition of the series Jazz in November. The Jazz Festival will be held at Teatro Central in seville (Spain) and the groups confirmed are: David Murray Infinity Quartet , double bill with Trio Edition and Antonio Lizana Group, Jorge Pardo Cuarteto and Jack DeJohnette Trio featuring Ravi Coltrane and Matthew Garrison. Plus every night after the show a jam session at the Theatre bar. Learn more here.

DownBeat 2014!

Thank you to the readers of DownBeat Magazine and congratulations to all of the other recognized artists and their accomplishments. – Jack

Jack on Tour in Europe

Jack DeJohnette trio will be performing in Europe along with Ravi Coltrane and Matthew Garrison. 7 opportunities to see the trio live in Köln, Lausanne, Hannover, Munich, Wien, Sevilla and two shows in Milano. Learn more here.


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.