The Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival is proud to announce that international artist Patti Austin is the 2016 Artist of the Year.

Patti has become one of the worlds most popular and versatile vocalists with 19 solo albums to her credit and performances at both the Grammys and the Oscars. In 2008 Patti received a Grammy Award for.............READ MORE

2016 Festival Lineup

Here is a listing of our shows for 2016:

Date   Time   Artist
 Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016   8:00p   Patti Austin with opening artists Kim Waters, Brian Simpson & Eric Darius
 Friday, Oct. 14, 2016   8:00p   "The Nat King Cole Tribute" featuring Ramsey Lewis and John Pizzarelli
    8:00p   Brian Simpson, Marcus Anderson & Matt Marshak
    10:00p   Najee with special guests Nick Colionne & Alex Bugnon
    10:00p   Matt Marshak CD Release Party
Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016   11:00a   Free Family Concert
    1:00p   "BWB" Rick Braun, Kirk Whalum, Norman Brown
    1:00p   Club Phred
    2:30p   JJ Sansaverino & Will Donato
    2:30p   An Afternoon with Ramsey Lewes
    3:00p   "InGratituded" A Tribute to Earth, Wind and Fire
    4:00p   Jeffrey Osborne with special guest Gerald Albright
    7:00p   Jeff Lorber
    7:30p   "Rehoboth Beach All Stars" featuring Brian Simpson, Gerald Albright, Norman Brown, Steve Cole, Jeffrey Osborne & Kirk Whalum
    8:30p   John Pizzarelli sings the Great American Song Book
    10:00p   "Jazz Meets James" featuring Nick Colionne, Rick Braun, Alex Bugnon, Steve Cole, Eric Darius, Matt Marshak & Art Sherrod, Jr. 
 Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016   10:00a   Gospel Brunch with Art Sherrod, Jr.
    1:00p   The Rippingtons with opening artist Gerald Albright
    5:00p   2016 Grand Jam featuring Brian Simpson, Gerald Albright, Rick Braun, Norman Brown, Alex Bugnon, Steve Cole, Nick Colionne, Eric Darius, Matt Marshak, Art Sherrod, Jr. & Kim Waters
    7:30p   2016 Closing Jam featuring Alex Bugnon, Tracy Hamlin, Jackiem Joyner, Matt Marshak & Art Sherrod, Jr.