The Kimmel Cultural Campus announces its 2022-23 Jazz Series, featuring critically acclaimed musicians and culturally innovative masters of their craft. Offerings include Grammy®-winning artists, as well as various arrangements steeped in tradition. The varied programming throughout the season showcases the evolution of jazz from the legendary history of the genre in Philadelphia to the groundbreaking new artists who are pioneering jazz music for future generations.
The 2022-23 Jazz Series kicks off Oct. 22 with artists known for celebrating the immigrant soul of American roots music, American Patchwork Quartet; a November 3 performance of Pink Martini and the Philadelphia Orchestra with China Forbes; followed by Jazz at the Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and special guest Naseer Shamma on January 22; and February 18 with Grammy® Award winner David Sánchez.
The season continues with programming commemorating the history of jazz, including Ranky Tanky performing with Ms. Lisa Fischer on March 11; saxophonist and composer Immanuel Wilkins, April 6; the oldest jazz festival in the world, Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour on April 8; and George Benson on May 20.
“The 2022-23 Jazz Series celebrates history, art and diversity, with a spectacular lineup featuring Pink Martini with the Philadelphia Orchestra, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, Monterey Jazz Festival, Immanuel Wilkins and many more,” said Matías Tarnopolsky, President and CEO of the Philadelphia Orchestra and Kimmel Center, Inc. “We look forward to sharing performances that showcase the evolution of jazz from the legendary history of the genre in Philadelphia to the groundbreaking new artists who are pioneering jazz for future generations.”
Ticket packages for the 2022-23 Kimmel Cultural Campus Jazz Series will go on sale to the public on Thursday, May 19, 2022. Packages start at $26.60 per show. Save 10% by purchasing a 3-show package.
Ticket packages can be purchased by calling 215-893-1999 or online at kimmelculturalcampus.org. In-person ticket sales can be done daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Academy of Music Box Office, located at 240 S. Broad Street. Group sales are available for select shows for groups of 10 or more and can be purchased by calling (215) 790-5883. See www.kimmelculturalcampus.org for more information.
Single tickets will go on sale to the public on Wednesday, July 13.