Springfield Jazz Festival

Saturday, September 29, 2018
Park Central Area - FREE!

Systematic Savings Bank Presents The 9th annual Springfield Jazz Festival on two downtown stages: Local & Regional Stage at Park Central East and Collegiate Stage at Park Central Square. Headliner Ramsey Lewis and Urban Knights will appear at the Gillioz at 8 p.m. that night. Get your tickets online now.

Park Central East Stage - Across from The Gillioz

  • 12:00 p.m. - The Brandon Mezzelo Trio
  • 1:00 p.m. - The Brueggemann/Gouge Quintet
  • 2:00 p.m. - The Brant Jester Quartet
  • 3:00 p.m. - The Hamm/Aho Duo featuring Christin Bohrisch
  • Break
  • 4:30 p.m. - The Missouri Jazz Orchestra MOJO
  • 6:00 p.m. - The Arthur Duncan Band

Park Central Square Pavillion Stage

  • 12:00 p.m. - MSU Jazz Studies Ensemble I
  • 1:00 p.m. - Evangel Jazz Band
  • 2:00 p.m. - Drury Jazz Band
  • 3:00 p.m. - MSU Jazz Symposium I
  • 4:00 p.m. - MSU Jazz Symposium II


Partners

  • Systematic Savings Bank
  • Missouri Arts Council
  • Springfield Regional Arts Council
  • Springfield Public Schools
  • Springfield Music
  • Gillioz
  • MSU Jazz Studies
  • MSU Division for Diversity & Inclusion
  • Downtown Springfield Association
  • City of Springfield
brightly colored jazz festival poster with information about the headline act, Ramsey Lewis

Ramsey Lewis and Urban Knights

studio group photo of Ramsey Lewis with his Urban Knights quintet

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