- 2018 WJF Lineup -

A Tribute To Geri Allen

Alexis Cuadrado The Immigrant

Antonio Sanchez & Migration

Banda Magda


Camila Meza & The Nectar Orchestra

Charlie Hunter Trio featuring Silvana Estrada


Don Byron/Aruán Ortiz Duo

Donny McCaslin

Fred Hersch Pocket Orchestra

Gilles Peterson

Jaimie Branch’s Fly or Die

James Carter's Elektrik Outlet

Jamie Baum Septet+

Jazzmeia Horn

Josh Lawrence & Color Theory


Lakecia Benjamin and Soul Squad

Lean On Me: José James Celebrates Bill Withers

Lucia Cadotsch's Speak Low

Luciana Souza's Word Strings

Marc Ribot’s Ceramic Dog

Marc Ribot’s Songs of Resistance

Mark Guiliana Jazz Quartet

Marquis Hill Blacktet

Michael Mwenso
Protest songs from Africa to America

Miguel Atwood Ferguson Ensemble

My Brightest Diamond

Nicole Mitchell Art and Anthem
For Gwendolyn Brooks

Nicole Mitchell's Mandorla Awakening II:
Emerging Worlds

Nicole Mitchell Maroon Cloud

Nicole Mitchell Trio

Nubya Garcia

Oscar Jerome

Ravi Coltrane Presents Universal Consciousness:
Melodic Meditations of Alice Coltrane

Red Baraat

Rene Marie Experiment in Truth

Rez Abbasi Invocation

Ryan Keberle & Catharsis:
Music as Protest

Sara Serpa Recognition
with Ingrid Laubrock and Zeena Parkins


Sons of Kemet

Stefon Harris and Black Out

Sylvie Courvoisier-Mark Feldman Duo

The Comet Is Coming

The Invisible Man
An Orchestral Tribute to Dr. Dre

Tyshawn Sorey

Wadada Leo Smith

Wayne Horvitz

Yazz Ahmed

+ Many More TBA...