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07.09.2019: If You Love Monterey Jazz Festival, You’ll Love Blue Note at Sea
07.02.19: The Official Scheduling App for the 62nd Monterey Jazz Festival is Now Available!
06.27.19: All the Colors of Jazz and Beyond... and Take a Shuttle to MJF62!
06.25.19: Next Generation Jazz Orchestra Tours the Pacific Northwest, June 29-July 1
06.20.19: Friday Night, Sept. 27: An Evening of Trailblazing Music
06.06.19: Monterey Jazz Festival Welcomes Summer!
06.04.19: Listen to Monterey Jazz Festival Artists’ NPR Performances!
05.30.19: Join Monterey Jazz Festival on Blue Note at Sea ‘20
05.01.19: Three-Day Tickets Now On Sale for the 62nd Monterey Jazz Festival!
04.11.19: Join Monterey Jazz Festival on Blue Note at Sea ‘20
03.27.19: Please Take Our Survey!
03.15.19: Next Generation Jazz Festival, April 5-7
12.11.18: Order MJF Merchandise Today for Holiday Delivery!
12.06.18: MJF62 is September 27-29, 2019!
12.04.18: Apply Now to MJF’s Next Generation Music Programs
11.27.18: Give DownBeat for the Holidays
11.20.18: Because You Give
11.13.18: MJF62 is September 27-29, 2019!
11.08.18: Subscribe to JazzTimes!
10.23.18: An Invitation to Experience Blue Note at Sea with Special Prices, Jan. 26 - Feb. 2, 2019
10.11.18: Monterey Jazz and Yamaha Celebrate 42 Years of Partnership
09.19.18: Special Traffic Alert, Premier Club Tickets
09.17.18: We Can't Wait to See You at MJF61! Headliners, KSBW App, Inns of Monterey, MJF61 Schedule App
09.13.18: Are You Ready for MJF61? Premier Club Tickets, Inns of Monterey, & MJF61 App
09.11.18: Join Us at the Blue Note at Sea Tent at MJF61!
09.07.10: Stay at Carmel Valley Ranch During MJF61
09.05.18: Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio at MJF61
08.28.18: Three MJF61 Debuts Not to Miss: Veronica Swift, Jane Bunnett & Maqueque, and Ladama!
08.22.18: Gabriel Royal and Pete Turner's The Color of Jazz Exhibit at MJF61
08.15.18: Wadada Leo Smith and Adam Rogers & Dice at MJF61
08.08.18: Three All-Star Tributes to Geri Allen, Ray Brown and Michael Brecker at MJF61
08.06.18: Dave Grusin, the Jazz Education Stage, and Inns of Monterey at MJF61!
08.01.18: Jazz Legends Gala Honors Dianne Reeves, September 20
07.30.18: Download the MJF61 App Now, Stay at Inns of Monterey
07.25.18: Harold López-Nussa Trio and The Baylor Project at MJF61!
07.18.18: Oscar Hernández & the Spanish Harlem Orchestra with Hubert Laws Debut MJF61 Commission Piece
07.16.18: This Week! Two West Coast Shows by the Next Generation Jazz Orchestra!
07.12.18: Jazz’s Sound of Surprise at MJF61!
07.10.18: Only a Few RV Spots Left, Book Yours Now!
07.05.18: Cameron Graves and Knower at MJF61!
07.03.18: Next Generation Jazz Orchestra at Coventry Grove Ampitheatre in Berkeley, Calif., July 21!
06.29.18: Join Blue Note at Sea and Blue Note Records at MJF61
06.21.18: Join Cécile McLorin Salvant and Blue Note at Sea at MJF61!
06.19.18: Best of MJF61: Tia Fuller & Ingrid Jensen, and New Web Schedule!
06.13.18: Blue Note At Sea Extends Special Offer to Monterey Jazz Festival Patrons
06.04.18: Special Offer From DownBeat!
05.11.18: All MJF Tickets Are on Sale Today
05.01.18: MJF61 Package Tickets On Sale Today
04.10.18: Connect With the Artists You Love!
04.05.17: MJF61 Poster Now Available
03.07.18: This Friday! NGJF Opening Night Judges Concert Presented by the California Jazz Conservatory!
02.21.18: Tia Fuller at CSUMB: From Beyoncé and Beyond, March 5
02.15.18: Next Generation Jazz Festival Opening Night Concert, March 9!
02.12.18: See What You Helped MJF Accomplish!
01.25.18: Volunteer for the Next Generation Jazz Festival!
12.29.17: It's Not Too Late, Support MJF Today!
12.22.17: Happy Holidays from Monterey Jazz Festival!
12.21.17: The 5 Essential Miles Davis Albums You Must Have: Free Issue Download From JAZZIZ!
12.14.17: Subscribe to JazzTimes!
12.09.17: Did you get your MJF60 holiday gifts? Up to 50% off!
12.01.17: Help Us Build the Future of Jazz!
11.28.17: Give DownBeat for the Holidays!
11.02.17: Blue Note at Sea Has Your Number
10.11.17: Book Blue Note at Sea and Your Cabin Mate Sails FREE!
10.02.17: After Monterey Jazz Festival, the Music Continues
09.13.17: Download KSBW’s Official MJF News and Weather App!
09.08.17: Win a Wine Cellar and Bid in Our Gala Auction!
09.06.17: Only Nine Days Until MJF60! Ticket Prices Increase Next Monday!
09.05.17: The Monterey Jazz Festival ThinOPTICS Curated Collection
09.01.17: JAZZIZ and the Monterey Jazz Festival
08.31.17: GoGo Penguin and the Blue Note at Sea Tent at MJF60!
08.25.17: Yamaha and the Monterey Jazz Festival
08.22.17: Linda May Han Oh Quintet at MJF60!
08.15.17: Joyful Jazz with Sammy Miller and The Congregation!
08.08.17: Experience Kandace Springs at MJF60!
08.01.17: Joel Frahm Plays Stan Getz's Captain Marvel at MJF60!
07.25.17: Don't Miss Ray Obiedo's Latin Jazz Project at MJF60!
07.18.17: Funky Gulf Coast Soul with The Suffers at MJF60!
07.12.17: Don't Miss Chano Domínguez at MJF60!
07.11.17: This Saturday, July 15: Chase Morrin Performs at the Museum of Making Music in Carlsbad
07.10.17: Blue Note is Cruising to MJF60!
07.06.17: What's Hot at MJF60: Mr. Sipp, the Mississippi Blues Child!
06.29.17: Pianist Chase Morrin Performs at the Museum of Making Music in Carlsbad, Calif., July 15
06.28.17: A Taste of Gullah Culture at MJF60 with Ranky Tanky!
06.21.17: Don't Miss Joanne Brackeen at MJF60!
06.15.17: THIS WEEKEND! Father's Day Blues Festival at Poppy Hills Golf Course, June 18!
06.07.17: Get Four Free Issues of DownBeat!
06.02.17: Benefit for Jazz Education and NGJO Web Cast at the Sammons Center for the Arts, Dallas, Texas, June 25
05.26.17: Father's Day Blues Festival in the Forest at Poppy Hills, June 18
05.22.17: You Can Help More Young People Find Their Voice
05.13.17: MJF60 Single-Day Tickets On Sale May 15
05.01.17: MJF60 Weekend Tickets On Sale Today!
03.24.17: We Made It! Can We Get to 13K?
03.15.17: Let's Do This: MJF Kickstarter Ends in 10 Days
03.15.17: Gold Circle Seating for the 2017 NGJF Judges Concert
03.09.17: MJF is YOUR Legacy Too! Help Support the MJF 60th Anniversary Film Project!
03.08.17: Register for MJF’s 2017 Summer Jazz Camp!
03.01.17: Invest in MJF's Documentary Film Project on Kickstarter!
02.03.17: See What You Helped Us Accomplish in 2016! Download the Annual Report.
12.30.16: Last Chance to Support Monterey Jazz Festival
12.22.16: Support Monterey Jazz Festival Before December 31!
12.21.16: Vote Monterey Jazz Festival #1!
12.19.16: Special Offer from JazzTimes for Monterey Jazz Festival Fans!
12.14.16: Support MJF Through Monterey County Gives -- Ends on Dec. 31!
12.13.16: Shop MJF Merchandise by December 15 for Holiday Delivery!
12.08.16: Give DownBeat for the Holidays!
12.06.16: Amazing Rates for Blue Note at Sea!
12.05.16: Support Monterey Jazz Festival and Women in Jazz with Monterey County Gives Through December 31!
11.30.16: Thank You for Making #GivingTuesday a Success!
11.29.16: Only 6 Hours Left to Double Your Donation this #GivingTuesday!
11.29.16: Happy #GivingTuesday!
11.28.16: Tomorrow is #GivingTuesday!
11.23.16: Free MJF Pin When You Shop $50 or More!
11.22.16: Seven Days Until #GivingTuesday!
11.18.16: Ten Days Until #GivingTuesday, November 29!
11.17.16: The MJF Commemorative Pin is Back! Shop Now!
11.10.16: Support Monterey Jazz Festival Through Monterey County Gives!
11.04.16: Le Boeuf Brothers at Poppy Hills, Nov. 7! Get Your Tickets Now!
11.03.16: The Jazz Cruise and Blue Note at Sea: Two Great Cruises, One Great Mission, Amazing Jazz!
11.01.16: #GivingTuesday is November 29! Are You In?
10.25.16: Two Weeks Until Le Boeuf Brothers at Poppy Hills!
10.18.16: Bobby Hutcherson Memorial Benefit Concert at SFJAZZ, October 23
10.17.16: Le Boeuf Brothers Headline Benefit for Jazz Education at Poppy Hills Golf Course, November 7
10.13.16: Less than 24 Hours to Bid on Quincy Jones and Clint Eastwood Signed MJF59 Banner!
09.30.16: Bid on a MJF59 Banner Signed by Clint Eastwood and Quincy Jones by October 7!
09.23.16: Thank You for Attending the 10th Annual Jazz Legends Gala! Bid on a Piece of MJF History!
09.08.16: Only One Week until MJF59, Act Now: Ticket Prices Increase Monday, Sept. 12
09.16.16: 13-Year-Old Virtuoso Joey Alexander makes MJF Debut, Sept. 17
08.29.16: Q's Jazz Thriller: The A&M Years at Monterey Jazz Festival!
08.25.16: Don't Miss Cécile McLorin Salvant at the Monterey Jazz Festival!
08.22.16: Don't Miss Kamasi Washington at MJF59!
08.19.16: Only Four Weeks Until MJF59! Get Your Tickets Now!
08.11.16: Two Great Cruises, One Mission, Amazing Jazz!
07.18.16: This Week! Next Generation Jazz Orchestra at Folktale Winery, July 22
07.13.16: Volunteer for the 59th Monterey Jazz Festival!
07.01.16: The Contemporary Jazz Cruise
06.27.16: Next Generation Jazz Orchestra at Folktale Winery in Carmel, Friday, July 22
06.24.16: Thanks for Joining us at Poppy Hills!
06.07.16: Get 4 Free Issues of DownBeat
06.03.16: MJF59 Merchandise On Sale Now
05.26.16: MJF High School All-Stars at Vitello's in Los Angeles, June 26
05.23.16: Single Day Tickets on Sale Today, May 23
05.19.16: Father’s Day Blues Festival at Poppy Hills, June 19
05.11.16: Registration Deadline for Summer Jazz Camp is June 6
05.09.16: Tickets for 59th Monterey Jazz Festival on Sale Today, May 9
04.29.16: 23rd Annual Rotary Concert on May 5 Benefits MJF All-Star Bands
02.24.16: New Overnight Option for MJF's 2016 Summer Jazz Camp
02.24.16: Reserve Your Seats Now for the NGJF Judges Concert and VIP Reception
02.01.16: Your Support of Monterey Jazz Festival - 2015 Tax Information
01.07.16: Just one week left to apply to the Next Generation Jazz Festival!
01.05.16: Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour, January 14 - March 13
12.29.15: Only Two Days Left to Make a Tax-Deductible Donation to MJF!
12.11.15: Only Three Weeks Left – Support Monterey Jazz Festival Today!
12.01.15: 15% Discount on MJF Merchandise!
11.18.15: Give DownBeat for the Holidays
11.16.15: Apply to the 2016 Next Generation Jazz Festival
11.13.15: Maximize Your Impact on Jazz Education: Support the Monterey Jazz Festival Through Monterey County Gives!
11.11.15: Cast Your Vote for MJF58 in the JazzTimes Readers' Poll!
11.03.15: Last Chance for Monterey Fans to save 60% on JAZZIZ
10.12.15: Thanks for Attending the 2015 Jazz Legends Gala
10.06.15: Grand Finale of Wine, Dine and Jazz, October 22
10.02.15: Thank You for an Incredible MJF58 Weekend!
09.28.15: Special Monterey Jazz Festival Offer from Jazziz
09.16.15: MJF58 Begins in Two Days!
09.15.15: Next Generation Jazz Orchestra Alumni Mixer at MJF58, 9.19
09.10.15: Only Eight More Days Until the 58th Monterey Jazz Festival!
09.01.15: Experience Jazz at Sea featuring Natalie Cole and 15 other artists!
08.26.15: Three Weeks! Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour, Lizz Wright, Jazz Legends Gala Honors Chick Corea, Jaco film and discussion, and more!
08.20.15: Four Weeks! Trombone Shorty, Monty Alexander, DownBeat Blindfold Test, North Coast Brewing Co. Jazz Education Pavilion, and Amoeba!
08.14.15: Five Weeks to Go! Geri Allen, Cyrille Aimée, District 7 Premier Club, Pandora, Inns of Monterey, and MJF58 Merch!
08.12.15: Subscribe to JazzTimes and receive a free DVD copy of Keep On Keepin’ On
07.07.15: Wine, Dine and Jazz at Hyatt Regency Monterey, July 16
06.25.15: Open Call for MJF58 Volunteers!
06.17.15: 2015 MJF Merchandise on Sale Now!
06.12.15: June 21 Blues in the Forest Festival at Poppy Hills Benefits Jazz Education
06.10.15: Exceptional Rates for Monterey Jazz Patrons for The Signature Jazz Cruise
06.05.15: Single Day and Weekend Tickets and all 2015 Merchandise on Sale June 5!
05.26.15: Register Today for MJF's Summer Jazz Camp, June 15-26
05.20.15: Monterey County High School All-Star Band Rotary Concert, and Get Four Free Issues of DownBeat!
05.15.15: MJF58 Ticket Packages Now on Sale!
05.01.15: Wine, Dine and Jazz at Hyatt Regency Monterey, May 14!
04.28.15: Last Chance to Renew is This Friday, May 1!
04.21.15: MJF58 Ticket Renewal Reminder! Deadline is May 1, 2015!
04.08.15: Monterey Jazz Festival Supports The Signature Jazz Cruise
03.27.15: Next Generation Jazz Festival Web Streaming Begins Tonight!
03.26.15: Join Us This Weekend at the Next Generation Jazz Festival, and Watch the Live Web Stream!
03.20.15: March 27 Opening Night Concert Gold Circle Tickets!
03.11.15: 58th Monterey Jazz Festival Poster Revealed! Read the latest Quarter Note Newsletter for Spring, 2015.
02.26.15: Enroll in Monterey Jazz Festival's Summer Jazz Camp!
02.26.15: Wine, Dine, and Jazz at the Hyatt Regency Monterey, March 11!
02.24.15: Next Generation Jazz Festival Gala, Judges Concert, & Gold Circle Seating!
02.04.15: Jazz at the Hacienda Featuring the Dena DeRose Trio, March 21, 2015
01.27.15: Thank You for Voting Monterey Jazz Festival #1 in the 2014 JazzTimes Readers Poll!
01.13.15: Next Generation Jazz Festival Applications Due This Saturday, January 17
01.08.15: Design the Poster for the 58th Monterey Jazz Festival! Only 2 Weeks Left!
12.22.14: Happy Holidays From Monterey Jazz Festival!
Read the latest Quarter Note Newsletter for Winter, 2014.
12.09.14: Design the 58th Monterey Jazz Festival Poster!
11.19.14: Vote for Monterey Jazz Festival in the 2014 JazzTimes Readers' Poll!
11.05.14: Pacific Mambo Orchestra in Santa Cruz This Saturday!
11.03.14: Read the latest issue of Quarter Note for Fall 2014!
10.27.14: Apply to the 2015 Next Generation Jazz Festival!
10.22.14: Join Monterey Jazz Festival at Hyatt Regency to Benefit Jazz Education on October 25!
10.09.14: Support Jazz Education at “Wine, Dine and Jazz” on October 25 at the Hyatt Monterey!
09.16.14: Only Three Days Until the 57th Monterey Jazz Festival!
09.10.14: There's Still Time to RSVP to the 2014 Jazz Legends Gala Honoring Charles Lloyd! The Gala Benefits MJF's Jazz Education Programs!
09.09.14: 10 Days Until the 57th Monterey Jazz Festival!
This newsletter includes Single-Day Arena Tickets, Apps, Premier Club, Jazz Legends Gala, Lockers, American Airlines Promo, MJF Pandora Radio, Merchandise, and Amoeba Records!
09.02.14: Only 17 Days Until the 57th Monterey Jazz Festival!
07.17.14: Next Generation Jazz Orchestra Launches Summer Tour
07.08.14: Jazz Legends Gala Celebrates Charles Lloyd, Sept. 18
06.26.14: Single-Day Arena Tickets Now On Sale
06.02.14: Experience Your Favorite Jazz on the High Seas
05.23.14: 21st Annual Rotary Concert featuring MJF County High School All-Star Jazz Band, June 4 at Corral de Tierra Country Club in Salinas
05.12.14: 57th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival Arena and Grounds Packages on Sale Today!
05.12.14: QUARTER NOTE NEWSLETTER, MAY 2014, (Volume 1, Issue 2)
05.01.14: Subscribe to JazzTimes and Receive Two Free CDs and Support Monterey Jazz Festival's Education Programs!
03.27.14: Next Generation Jazz Festival - This Weekend!
02.27.14: The Countdown for the Next Generation Jazz Festival Has Begun!
01.30.14: Thank You for Voting Monterey Jazz Festival #1!
12.18.13: Introducing Our New Newsletter, Quarter Note, and Last Chance to Save 25% on All MJF Merchandise!
12.18.13: QUARTER NOTE NEWSLETTER, DECEMBER 2013 (Volume 1, Issue 1)
12.04.13: Jazz Cruise Package Available for Friends of Monterey Jazz Festival!
11.27.13: Cast Your Vote for Monterey in the 2013 JazzTimes Readers' Poll!
11.01.13: Still Time to Get Tickets for Bill Frisell's Big Sur Quintet! Stay at the Victorian Inn or Casa Munras!
10.09.13: Don't Miss Bill Frisell's Big Sur Quintet on November 6 in Carmel
09.18.13: Single-Day Arena and Grounds Tickets Still Available! Only a Few More Days Left Until the 56th Monterey Jazz Festival!
09.11.13: Buy Your MJF/56 Tickets Before Prices Increase on Monday!
09.04.13: There's Still Time to RSVP for the 2013 Jazz Legends Gala!
08.28.13: Three Weeks Till the 56th Monterey Jazz Festival! Great Single Day Arena Seats for Friday, Saturday and Sunday Still Available!
08.13.13: Five Weeks Till the 56th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival!
08.06.13: Special Offer from Our Sponsor, The Jazz Cruise
07.08.13: Single-Day Arena and Grounds Tickets on Sale Today, July 8!
06.26.13: Mark Your Calendars for the 2013 Next Generation Jazz Orchestra Tour, and a Special Subscription Offer from DownBeat!
05.21.13: Three-Day Arena and Grounds Packages go On Sale Today, May 21!
04.25.13: Support Monterey Jazz Festival Honor Ensemble Saturday at Macy's Del Monte Center, and 25% off Monterey Jazz Festival Merchandise!
04.04.13: Free Friday Night Jazz Concert at the Next Generation Jazz Festival!
02.14.13: Benefit for Dayna Stephens, Next Generation Jazz Festival, and Monterey Jazz Festival Ticket Information!
01.29.13: Greetings Monterey Jazz Festival Fans! Join Our Focus Group!
01.09.13: Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour 55th Anniversary Celebration Begins January 10! Find a Date Near You!
12.28.12: Give Now to Jazz Education, and Have Your Gift DOUBLED!
11.26.12: Save 30% On All Monterey Jazz Festival Merchandise For Cyber Monday!
11.07.12: Please Help Monterey Jazz Festival By Telling Us About Yourself By Taking Our Survey!
10.25.12: October News from Monterey Jazz Festival!
10.12.12: Thank You for an Incredible 55th Monterey Jazz Festival!
09.21.12: Welcome to the 55th Monterey Jazz Festival!
09.12.12: 55th Monterey Jazz Festival is Nine Days Away! Buy Tickets Now!
09.04.12: 55th Monterey Jazz Festival is 17 Days Away! Buy Your Tickets Now!
08.24.12: The 55th Monterey Jazz Festival is 4 Weeks Away! Great Arena Seats Available!
8.20.12: Friday Night is Just the Beginning of 30 Hours of Music, September 21-23!
08.09.12: The Monterey Jazz Festival is 6 Weeks Away! Great Arena Seats Available!
07.19.12: Next Generation Jazz Orchestra In Carmel & San Francisco, Arena Tickets, Special Offer From Jazziz!
06.28.12: Single Day Arena Tickets Now On Sale!
06.13.12: Give the Gift of Jazz This Father’s Day With a 2012 Arena Package!
04.26.12: 2012 Monterey Jazz Festival Arena Seats Selling Fast!
03.30.12: Next Generation Jazz Festival Streams Live All Weekend! Free!
03.21.12: Free Next Generation Jazz Festival Concert, March 30! Nnenna Freelon, Shelly Berg, Jeff Hamilton & More!
02.29.12: Previewing the 55th Monterey Jazz Festival!
12.30.11: Last Chance to Double Your Donation!
12.27.11: Second Chance to Double Your Gift Through December 31!
12.16.11: Give Now to Jazz Education and Have Your Gift Doubled Through 12.31!
12.15.11: YEAR-END SALE! 35% Off All Monterey Jazz Festival Merchandise!
11.22.11: Save 25% on Monterey Jazz Festival Merchandise for the Holidays!
10.07.11: Thank You for a Spectacular 54th Monterey Jazz Festival!
09.16.11: WELCOME TO THE 54TH MONTEREY JAZZ FESTIVAL!
09.09:11: 7 Days Until the 54th Monterey Jazz Festival!
09.02.11: 2 Weeks Until the 54th Monterey Jazz Festival!
08.23.11: 3 Weeks Until the 54th Monterey Jazz Festival!
08.12.11: The 54th Monterey Jazz Festival is Just 5 Weeks Away!
07.24.11: The 54th Monterey Jazz Festival is 54 days Away! Get your Tickets Now!
06.10.11: Single Day Tickets on Sale June 17
04.21.11: Tickets Now On Sale For The Monterey Jazz Festival!
04.01.11: Next Generation Jazz Festival Opening Night Concert Tonight!
03.31.11: Next Generation Jazz Festival Begins Friday, April 1!