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Save the Dates: May 29-June 7, 2015

We’re working hard behind the scenes to finalize the schedule for our 17th annual Healdsburg Jazz Festival, but it’s not too late for your to mark your calendars – Friday, May 29 through Sunday, June 7, 2015. Ten days of real jazz in the wine country!

Charlie Haden Remembrance

THANKS TO EVERYONE who came to Healdsburg SHED last Sunday for our remembrance and celebration of our dear friend, Charlie Haden. The vibe was just right! We’re working on an online slideshow of Charlie’s local appearances, in case you missed the screening before the event. Check this space for more info soon.

Members-Only Party Announced

Sunday, December 7 will be this year’s annual Members Only Party. Free live music, free food, free wine at a location to be announced shortly. Are you invited? That depends. Are you a member of Healdsburg Jazz? All it takes is $50 to become a Jazz Friend, then we have increasing benefits all the way up to Jazz Angel at $1000 a year. Check out Levels & Benefits on our website.

This is one party you do not want to miss: Join Now!

Jazz & Wine Club News

The next Jazz & Wine Club Sampler will be landing on our Wine Club Members’ doorsteps in early November. To celebrate, we will be having a party November 1, 4:30 pm amid the vines at West Wines out in Dry Creek Valley. Read about our Club Party.

We’re celebrating our first full year of the Club. Jazz will be provided by the Gabriel Navia Trio, with Gabriel Navia (right)and Nahuel Bronzini on guitar, and Fernando Sanjines on percussion. Light fare and the wonderful wines of West will make for a lovely holiday afternoon.

Club Membership includes one free ticket. Other tickets are only $25, and the general public is welcome. Visit for information and tickets.

This seasonal selection includes a bubbly, a pinot, a meritage and an after-dinner wine – plus a jazz CD featuring Charlie Haden and Keith Jarrett. All of our wines are carefully selected by wine professionals with over 30 years of experience. Sign up for a vinous and musical adventure guaranteed to seduce the ears and palate – plus it all supports jazz! Read all about the November Club Sampler and join the Club today at

Jazz It Up! at Seasons of the Vineyard

Relax from the trials and tribulations of “crush” at Seasons of the Vineyard, the tasting bar and gift boutique at 113 Plaza St. You can sip selected wines from Ferrari-Carano Winery and Lazy Creek Vineyards while listening to live jazz artists in performance, hand-picked by Healdsburg Jazz for the local audience. No reservations required, and it’s all free! Read about Jazz at Seasons.

Saturday, October 25 we find the Terrence Brewer Trio with a guitar groove going on for our final “seasonal” event, from 4 – 6 pm. Join us and celebrate with a jazz send-off!  Seasons of the Vineyard is located at 113 Plaza St., Healdsburg.

One, Two or Three Year Savings for DownBeat

DownBeat magazine is offering fans of the Healdsburg Jazz Festival a special subscription discount. Sign up now for just $21, and save 25 percent off the $27.99 annual subscription price! Founded in 1934, DownBeat is the magazine for Jazz, Blues and Beyond, with a multitude of album reviews and hard-hitting interviews with the world’s greatest musicians. You won’t want to miss the world-renowned Festival Guide or annual Critics and Readers polls. Just click here to subscribe.  (You may need to refresh your browser once you reach the page to display discounted prices.)

Don’t forget that Members who join at a Jazz Advocate level or above receive a free subscription to the magazine. Why? Because DownBeat is a proud supporter of the Healdsburg Jazz Festival.

Members Drive Our Festival

celebrate-jazzDownload our new member brochure! Whether you are a true jazz fan, a lover of live performance, a believer in art education in our schools, or just someone who enjoys a lively hometown vibe, this cultural gem deserves your support. The simplest way to do this is to Become a Member.

Now in its sixteenth year, the HJF enjoys a national reputation for artistic excellence earned by hosting internationally acclaimed jazz musicians, showcasing some of California’s foremost jazz performers and nurturing new talent. New benefits for 2014 include CDs from ECM, Motéma and Highnote Records, which include among their artists several Healdsburg Jazz Festival performers of past and current years.

Visit Membership Levels to learn more about what you get for supporting the Healdsburg Jazz Festival. If you have more to give, Become a Patron - the benefits to you are commensurate with your generosity. Join now!


Healdsburg Jazz Festival
P.O. Box 266, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Telephone: (707) 433-4633 | Fax: (707) 431-8371

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