The Huffington Post has described the Loft Party as “the most ecstatic music experience I’ve had since Woodstock.”
Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree: Roy Haynes
Our 2019 lineup hearkens back to the spirit of ’69, exploring the legacy of that landmark year for music and culture with a special program curated by JFA’s Grammy-winning Artistic Director, Steve Jordan.
Wyclef Jean * Pharoah Sanders Quartet with Benito Gonzalez, Nat Reeves, and Marcus Gilmore * Tribute to New Orleans Icons Dr. John, Dave Bartholomew, and Art Neville with Cyril Neville of the Neville Brothers, Zigaboo Modeliste of The Meters, and “The Prince of New Orleans” Davell Crawford * 50th Anniversary of the “In a Silent Way/Bitches Brew” Sessions featuring Wallace Roney with Miles Davis Alumni Lenny White, John Scofield, Darryl Jones, and Bernard Wright * The Bertha Hope Quintet plays the music of Elmo Hope * Chicago Blues Guitar Hero Melvin Taylor * Harlem Blues Queen Sweet Georgia Brown * DJ set by Binky Griptite of Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings
Hosted by Danny Glover & Michael Imperioli
With more artists to be announced and many surprises to come
Individual Tickets $500 * Loft Host Packages $12,500 *
Loft Hero Packages $25,000