Academics

ASU Jazz Festival Past Artists

1981

Rutgers-Livingston Jazz Professors
Larry Ridley, Bass
Kenny Barron, Piano
Charles Rouse, Saxophone
Bill Fielder, Trumpet
Horace Arnold, Drums

1982

Clark Terry, Trumpet



1983

Slide Hampton, Trombone



1984

Bunkey Green, Saxophone
David Baker, Cello
Warrick Carter,Percussion

1985

Maynard Ferguson
and the MF Band

1986

Ramsey Lewis Trio


1987

Hank Crawford Quartet

1988

Les McCann Trio

1989

Randy Brecker Group


1990

New Orleans All Stars
Delfeayo Marsalis, Trombone
Donald Harrison, Saxophone
Marlon Jordon, Trumpet
Cyrus Chestnut, Piano

1991

The Max Roach Quartet



1992

The Frank Morgan Duo



1993

Freddie Hubbard, Trumpet

1994

Donald Byrd, Trumpet

1995

B Sharp Quartet

1996

The Louie Bellson Quintet

1997

The Stanley Turrentine Quintet

1998

The Wallace Roney Quintet

1999

Kirk Whalum Quintet

2000

Ramsey Lewis Trio

2001

Russsell Thomas Quntet
Irvin Mayfield, Trumpet

2002

The Terence Blanchard Group





2003

Jazz Legends
Curtis Fuller, Trombone
Mulgrew Miller, Piano
Jimmy Heath, Tenor Saxophone
Terri Lynn Carrington, Drums
Ray Drummond, Bass
Randy Brecker, Trumpet

2004

Yellowjackets





2005

The Michael Brecker Quartet


2006

Benny Golson, Saxophone
Rashaan Carter, Bass
Carl Allen, Drums
Mike Ledonne, Piano

2007

Joe Lovano Quartet
with
Esperanza Spalding, Bass

2008

Roy Hargrove



2009

Esperanza Spalding, Bass
Terry Lyne Carrington, Drums
Grace Kelly, Alto Saxophone
Dee Dee Bridgwater, Vocals
Geri Allen, Piano

2010

McCoy Tyner, Piano
Gary Bartz, Saxophone
Gerald Cannon, Bass
Eric Gravatt, Drums

2011

Nicholas Payton, TrumpetRobert Hurst,
BassLawrence Fields, Keyboard
Karrien Riggins, Drums

2012

Russell Malone, Guitar
Mulgrew Miller, Piano
Terri Lyne Carrington, Drums
Tineke Postma, Saxophones
Ed Howard, Bass

2013

Antonio Maurice Hart,Carmen Lundy,
James Genus,Nir Felder,
Patrice Rushen
Terri Lyne Carrington