Khruangbin, Robert Glasper, John Scofield, Yola, Mavis Staples, Cory Wong Lead Newport Jazz Lineup

The legendary Newport Jazz will return this summer on July 30th, 31st & August 1st. Tickets will go on sale tomorrow, Thursday, June 3rd at 11AM EST via Eventbrite. 3-Day and single tickets will be available as well as single child and discounted student tickets. All tickets are available via Eventbrite and can be purchased here.

Today the 2021 line-up has been unveiled and features Artist in Residence Robert Glasper on all three days and Newport Jazz Artistic Director Christian McBride both as a featured performer and in the Jam Jawn supergroup with John Scofield, Marco Benevento, and Joe Russo. The event is packed with star-power including Wynton Marsalis, Oscar-nominated Andra Day, Mavis Staples and Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue. It will also feature revolutionaries like Makaya McCraven, Khruangbin, Cory Wong and so much more. The 4-time GRAMMY-nominated Yola will be the sixth artist in the festival’s 60 year history to play both Jazz and Newport Folk.

Daily Lineups


Wynton Marsalis


Robert Glasper & Terrace Martin Present “Dinner Party”

Christian McBride Situation

Cory Wong


Makaya McCraven

Catherine Russell

Arturo & Adam O’Farrill


Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue

Mavis Staples

Ledisi Sings Nina Simone

Robert Glasper Acoustic Trio + DJ Jahi Sundance

Chris Potter Circuits Trio

Terri Lyne Carrington + Social Science

Immanuel Wilkins


Andra Day

A Black Radio Production: Robert Glasper with Special Guests

The Jam Jawn: Christian McBride, John Scofield, Marco Benevento & Joe Russo

Charles Lloyd

Jazz Gallery All-Stars

The Bogie Band featuring Joe Russo

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