Festival Performances & Special Events

2015 Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival
Featuring
The Best of Traditional Jazz
July 28 - August 2, 2015
Davenport, Iowa

Special Events

The 44th Anniversary of the Festival and the 84th Anniversary of Bix's death

  • Tuesday, July 28th  - Hot Jazz Alliance from Australia in Muscatine
  • Wednesday, July 29th – Fourth Annual Taste of Jazz Tour – Starts at 7 pm at Grumpy’s in The East Village Featuring the Hot Jazz Alliance from Australia
  • Thursday, July 30th  – Davenport’s Putnam Museum – 3:00 pm with The Hot Jazz Alliance from Australia
  • Thursday, July 30th – Special opening night fundraiser featuring the Cab Calloway Orchestra led by Christopher Calloway-Brooks
  • Friday, July 31st – 6pm – 11pm Free Concerts at LeClaire Park
  • Saturday, August 1st – 6pm – 11pm Free Concerts at LeClaire Park
  • Friday, July 31st – Adler Theatre – 6:50pm – Bix Lives Award Presentation
  • Saturday, August 1st  – Graveside – 10:00am – Bill Allred’s Classic Jazz Band
  • Saturday, August 1st  – Adler Theatre – 5:00pm – Youth Band Clinic with Hot Jazz Alliance
  • Saturday, August 1st  – Adler Theatre – 6:50pm – Scholarship presentations
  • Sunday, August 2nd  – First Presbyterian Church Liturgy – 8:30am and 10:30am – River City 6
  • Sunday, August 2nd – German American Heritage  Center  - 1:15pm - Locust Street Boys
  • Sunday, August 2nd  – Jim’s Knoxville Tap
    • 6:00 pm – The Hot Jazz Alliance from Australia