The 37th Annual Playboy Jazz Festival

George Lopez, master of ceremonies

JUNE 13TH, 2015

  • Los Angeles County High School for the Arts Vocal Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Pat Bass
  • Melissa Aldana
  • Morgan James
  • A Sacred Steel Love Supreme: The Campbell Brothers Present “A Love Supreme”
  • Jason Moran’s Fats Waller Dance Party
  • Celebrating Gerald Wilson Orchestra under the direction of Anthony Wilson
  • Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter and the Monk Institute of Jazz Performance Ensemble
  • Aloe Blacc
  • Eddie Palmieri Afro-Caribbean Jazz Band with special invited guests Ronnie Cuber, Alfredo De La Fe, Donald Harrison, Joe Locke
  • Tower Of Power

JUNE 14TH, 2015

  • The LAUSD/Beyond the Bell All-City Jazz Big Band under the direction of Tony White and J.B. Dyas
  • The Jones Family Singers
  • The Dizzy Gillespie™ Big Band under the direction of John Lee
  • Preservation Hall Jazz Band
  • Blue Note 75th Anniversary Presents: Our Point of View featuring Robert Glasper, Derrick Hodge, Kendrick Scott, Lionel Loueke, Marcus Strickland and Ambrose Akinmusire
  • Third World
  • Terence Blanchard E-Collective
  • Ledisi
  • Snarky Puppy
  • Ozomatli

Produced in association with the Los Angeles Philharmonic by FestivalWest, Inc.