Freebody Park

City: 
Newport
Region: 
Rhode Island
Country: 
USA
Postal Code: 
02840
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Concerts

Event Datesort descending Featured Artist(s) Other Performers
1st Newport Jazz Festival 07/17/1954 Milt Jackson Ray Brown
Kenny Clarke
Eddie Condon
Herb Ellis
Dizzy Gillespie
Bobby Hackett
Percy Heath
Milt Hinton
Billie Holiday
Papa Jo Jones
Stan Kenton
Wade Legge
Red Mitchell
Hank Mobley
Modern Jazz Quartet
Gerry Mulligan
Charli Persip
Oscar Peterson
Horace Silver
1st Newport Jazz Festival 07/18/1954 Al McKibbon Ray Brown
Herb Ellis
Ella Fitzgerald
Erroll Garner
Dizzy Gillespie
Bill Harris
Milt Hinton
Papa Jo Jones
Stan Kenton
Lee Konitz
Gene Krupa
Wade Legge
John Lewis
Hank Mobley
Charli Persip
Oscar Peterson
George Shearing
Eddie Shu
Toots Thielemans
Shadow Wilson
Teddy Wilson
Jimmy Woode
Lester Young
2nd Annual Newport Jazz Festival 07/17/1955 Milt Jackson
Thad Jones
Dave Brubeck
Henry Coker
Count Basie
Paul Desmond
Duke Ellington
Frank Foster
Freddie Green
Bobby Hackett
Percy Heath
J. J. Johnson
Eddie Jones
Papa Jo Jones
Connie Kay
John Lewis
Modern Jazz Quartet
Gerry Mulligan
Joe Newman
Sonny Payne
Benny Powell
Marshall Royal
Bud Shank
Johnny Smith
Billy Taylor
Ben Webster
Frank Wess
Joe Williams
Kai Winding
Lester Young
3rd Annual Newport Jazz Festival 07/05/1956 Milt Jackson Toshiko Akiyoshi
Count Basie
Joe Benjamin
Frank Foster
Roy Haynes
Percy Heath
Jimmy Jones
Connie Kay
John Lewis
Charles Mingus
Modern Jazz Quartet
Joe Newman
Sarah Vaughan
Frank Wess
Joe Williams
3rd Annual Newport Jazz Festival 07/06/1956 Donald Byrd Louis Armstrong
Art Blakey
Dave Brubeck
Eddie Condon
Miles Davis
Paul Desmond
Ella Fitzgerald
The Jazz Messengers
Trummy Young
4th Annual Newport Jazz Festival 07/05/1957 Donald Byrd
Hank Jones
Al McKibbon
Toshiko Akiyoshi
Ray Bryant
Roy Eldridge
Gigi Gryce
Coleman Hawkins
Osie Johnson
Papa Jo Jones
Steve Lacy
Wendell Marshall
Lee Morgan
Cecil Taylor
4th Annual Newport Jazz Festival 07/06/1957 Louis Hayes
Sonny Stitt
Wayne Andre
Donald Bailey
Joe Benjamin
Bob Brookmeyer
Dave Brubeck
Chris Connor
Eddie Costa
Paul Desmond
Don Elliott
Art Farmer
Dizzy Gillespie
Benny Golson
Billie Holiday
Papa Jo Jones
Wynton Kelly
Teddy Kotick
Steve Lacy
Melba Liston
Joe Morello
Lee Morgan
Gerry Mulligan
Charli Persip
Oscar Pettiford
Wayne Shorter
Horace Silver
Jimmy Smith
Cecil Taylor
Knobby Totah
Mal Waldron
Mary Lou Williams
Teddy Wilson
Kai Winding
4th Annual Newport Jazz Festival 07/07/1957 Thad Jones
Sonny Stitt
Count Basie
Ray Brown
Henry Coker
Roy Eldridge
Herb Ellis
Frank Foster
Freddie Green
Illinois Jacquet
Eddie Jones
Papa Jo Jones
Joe Newman
Sonny Payne
Oscar Peterson
Benny Powell
Marshall Royal
Jimmy Rushing
Sarah Vaughan
Frank Wess
Teddy Wilson
Lester Young
5th Annual Newport Jazz Festival 07/03/1958 Paul Chambers Cannonball Adderley
Cat Anderson
Shorty Baker
Joe Benjamin
Dave Brubeck
Harry Carney
Jimmy Cobb
John Coltrane
Willie Cook
Miles Davis
Paul Desmond
Duke Ellington
Bill Evans
Tyree Glenn
Paul Gonsalves
Sonny Greer
Jimmy Hamilton
Johnny Hodges
Mahalia Jackson
Quentin "Butter" Jackson
Marian McPartland
Joe Morello
Gerry Mulligan
Ray Nance
Oscar Pettiford
Russell Procope
Rex Stewart
Billy Strayhorn
Clark Terry
Ben Webster
Cootie Williams
Britt Woodman
Jimmy Woode
Sam Woodyard
5th Annual Newport Jazz Festival 07/04/1958 Kenny Burrell
Roland Hanna
Gene Allen
Bob Brookmeyer
Willie Dennis
Benny Goodman
Jim Hall
Taft Jordan
Seldon Powell
Jimmy Rushing
Zoot Sims
5th Annual Newport Jazz Festival 07/05/1958 Marcus Belgrave Dave Bailey
Chuck Berry
Ray Bryant
Don Butterfield
Ray Charles
Art Farmer
Maynard Ferguson
Barry Galbraith
Henry Grimes
Slide Hampton
Mahalia Jackson
Papa Jo Jones
Gerry Mulligan
David "Fathead" Newman
Willie Smith
Dakota Staton
Jack Teagarden
Randy Weston
Mary Lou Williams
5th Annual Newport Jazz Festival 07/06/1958 Kenny Burrell
Louis Hayes
Sonny Stitt
Julius Watkins
Chris Connor
Junior Cook
Don Elliott
Terry Gibbs
Urbie Green
Bobby Hackett
J. J. Johnson
Sam Jones
Jimmy Knepper
Lee Konitz
Gildo Mahones
Thelonious Monk
Paul Motian
Anita O'Day
Emil Richards
Max Roach
Sonny Rollins
Charlie Rouse
George Shearing
Horace Silver
Louis Smith
Billy Taylor
Gene Taylor
Jack Teagarden
Toots Thielemans
Ed Thigpen
Dinah Washington
6th Annual Newport Jazz Festival 07/03/1959 Kenny Burrell
Milt Jackson
Ernestine Anderson
Ray Brown
Roy Eldridge
Maynard Ferguson
Dizzy Gillespie
Johnny Griffin
Coleman Hawkins
Percy Heath
Connie Kay
John Lewis
Modern Jazz Quartet
Thelonious Monk
Oscar Peterson
Horace Silver
Dakota Staton
Ed Thigpen
7th Annual Newport Jazz Festival 07/03/1960 John Lee Hooker Red Allen
Art Blakey
Francis Clay
James Cotton
Bill Evans
Pat Hare
The Jazz Messengers
Shorty Rogers
Otis Spann
Dinah Washington
Muddy Waters
Music @ Newport 07/01/1961 Elvin Jones John Coltrane
Art Davis
McCoy Tyner
Reggie Workman
Music @ Newport 07/02/1961 Curtis Fuller Art Blakey
Kenny Dorham
The Jazz Messengers
Jymie Merritt
Wayne Shorter
Bobby Timmons
Music @ Newport 07/03/1961 Curtis Fuller
Julius Watkins
Quincy Jones
Art Davis
Eric Dixon
Melba Liston
Stu Martin
Jimmy Maxwell
Joe Newman
Jimmy Nottingham
Pat Patrick
Jerome Richardson
Les Spann
Britt Woodman
Phil Woods
Newport '62 07/08/1962 Aretha Franklin Count Basie
Ray Brown
Duke Ellington
Jim Hall
Papa Jo Jones
Rahsaan Roland Kirk
Thelonious Monk
Oscar Peterson
Sonny Rollins
Charlie Rouse
Jimmy Rushing
Ed Thigpen
10th Newport Jazz Festival 07/04/1963 Louis Hayes
Yusef Lateef
Howard McGhee
Cannonball Adderley
Nat Adderley
Frankie Dunlop
Coleman Hawkins
Roy Haynes
Sam Jones
Stan Kenton
Gildo Mahones
Charlie Mariano
Wendell Marshall
Thelonious Monk
Charlie Rouse
Nina Simone
Zoot Sims
Clark Terry
Butch Warren
Joe Zawinul
10th Newport Jazz Festival 07/05/1963 Milt Jackson
Howard McGhee
Sonny Stitt
Kenny Barron
Joe Benjamin
Bob Brookmeyer
Bob Cranshaw
Bill Crow
Ronnie Cuber
Maynard Ferguson
Dizzy Gillespie
Gus Johnson
Lambert, Hendricks & Ross
Gildo Mahones
Junior Mance
Wendell Marshall
James Moody
Gerry Mulligan
Ben Riley
Mickey Roker
McCoy Tyner
Joe Williams
10th Newport Jazz Festival 07/06/1963 Howard McGhee Paul Bley
Lawrence Brown
Harry Carney
Duke Ellington
Paul Gonsalves
Henry Grimes
Jimmy Hamilton
Coleman Hawkins
Johnny Hodges
Ramsey Lewis
Wendell Marshall
Roy McCurdy
Ray Nance
Russell Procope
Sonny Rollins
Cootie Williams
Nancy Wilson
Sam Woodyard
10th Newport Jazz Festival 07/07/1963 Dave Pike Donald Bailey
Dave Brubeck
John Coltrane
Paul Desmond
Jimmy Garrison
Roy Haynes
Teddy Kotick
Gildo Mahones
Joe Morello
Paul Motian
Jimmy Smith
Dakota Staton
McCoy Tyner
Carlos "Patato" Valdes
Eugene Wright
3rd Newport Folk Festival 07/27/1963 John Lee Hooker Judy Collins
Doc Watson
11th Newport Jazz Festival 07/03/1964 Thad Jones Mose Allison
Chet Baker
Count Basie
Stan Getz
Freddie Hubbard
Thelonious Monk
Sister Rosetta Tharpe
Joe Williams
11th Newport Jazz Festival 07/04/1964 Howard McGhee
Sonny Stitt
Toshiko Akiyoshi
Dave Brubeck
Paul Desmond
J. J. Johnson
Thelonious Monk
Oscar Peterson
Max Roach
Willie "Big Eyes" Smith
Billy Taylor