Winter Fest History

2019 Winter Fest

Aaron Diehl / Anton Schwartz and Kenny Washington / Bells Atlas / Catherine Russell With the SJSU Jazz Orchestra / Charles McPherson / Chéjere / Gilles Peterson DJ Set  / JC Smith Band All-Star Blues Blowout Feat. Fillmore Slim, Kid Andersen and Rick Estrin / Kathy Kosins / La Dame Blanche / Richie Goods / SJZ Collective plays Mingus / The Bad Plus / The Rad Trads / Tiffany Austin With Leon Joyce, Marcus Shelby and Adam Shulman

2018 Winter Fest

A Circle Has No Beginning by Sameer Gupta (Feat. David Boyce) / Cyrus Chestnut Trio / Dee Dee Bridgewater With the SJSU Jazz Orchestra / Hip Spanic AllStars / International Guitar Night with Lulo Reinhardt, Calum Graham, Marek Pasieczny and Michael Chapdelaine / Jacob Jolliff Band / KNOWER / La Misa Negra / Mark Guiliana Jazz Quartet / Masters of Hawaiian Music: George Kahumoku Jr., Led Kaapana and Jeff Peterson / Mike Clark’s Four and More / Organ Extravaganza with Ronnie Foster / Osunlade / SJZ Collective Reimagines Monk (Project Premiere) / Veronica Swift Featuring the Benny Green Trio / Will Calhoun, Sonic Runway: Experiment in Sound

2017 Winter Fest

Ben Allison and Think Free / Donny McCaslin Group / Huntertones / International String Trio With Emily Day /Jazz Organ Fellowship’s 2nd Annual Organ Extravaganza With Wil Blades, Akiko Tsuruga, and Tony Monaco / Kim Nalley Band Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald With Special Guest Kalil Wilson / Mary Stallings / Reva Devito at The Changing Same / Ron E. Beck Soul Revue / Roy Ayers / The Cookers / Troker / Wallace Roney

2016 Winter Fest

Bill Doggett 100th Birthday Celebration with Chester ‘CT’ Thompson / Bria Skonberg / Delfeayo Marsalis Quartet / Incendio / Marquis Hill Blacktet / Nicholas Payton Trio/ Regina Carter /Jackie Ryan / J.C. Smith Blues Guitar Slingers / John Scofield Joe Lovano Quartet / Kadhja Bonet / KING / Kneedelus: Kneebody + Daedelus

2015 Winter Fest

Denise Perrier Trio W/Houston Person / Diane Schuur / Kris Bowers / Kendrick Scott Oracle / Les Yeux Noirs /Mads Tolling Quartet W/Tierney Sutton / Marc Cary Focus Trio / Taylor McFerrin

2014 Winter Fest

Amina Figarova Septet / Anton Schwartz Quintet ft. Special Guest Taylor Eigsti / Grupo Samba Rio /Jeffery Broussard & The Creole Cowboys / Kim Nalley / La Santa Cecilia / Miguel Atwood-Ferguson ft. Mara Hruby / Moses Sumney / Nikki Hill /Pamela Rose & Wayne De La Cruz Hammond Organ Party / Thundercat

2013 Winter Fest

Andre Thierry & Zydeco Magic Feat. Miko Marks & Pam Hawkins / Cado & Friends: A Night in Brazil / Carolyn Wonderland / Delhi 2 Dublin /José James / Robert Glasper Experiment / Rumbaché /Sean Jones /Tony Monaco Trio / Vijay Iyer Trio