The Vocal Jazz Summit brings together emerging and established artists, industry leaders, and vocal jazz fans for a unique, intensive weekend dedicated to performance, connection, and education. Leading jazz vocalist Alexis Cole and the team at JazzVoice.com lead the festival events, with workshops and masterclasses scheduled alongside non-stop performances.

Festival Artistic Director - Alexis Cole:
A dozen albums into her career, vocalist Alexis Cole is hitting her stride.  As a sought after international performer, she’s appeared with her trio, with whom she both plays piano and sings, and is a frequent guest with big bands and pops orchestras.  She’s the director of the Jazz Vocal program at the SUNY Purchase College conservatory and William Paterson University, the founder and director of the online educational community JazzVoice.com, and the co-founder and artistic director of the Virginia Beach Vocal Jazz Summit.

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EARLY BIRD PASS - $175

Festival pass gets you access to all performances, workshops, panels, etc.

Artists

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Schedule

7:00pm- Jane Monheit Performance (Main Stage)

8:30pm- Liz Terrell & Alexis Cole Performance (Studio)

9:00pm- Jam Session (Studio Theater)

Travel

This year's hotel partner is The Westin.
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Reservations can be made online
To receive the contract rates, the attendees should identify themselves as part of the Vocal Jazz Summit Jun2023

SPECIAL GROUP RATE: 239 USD per night

RESERVATIONS BY PHONE:

Reservations can be made directly with the Hotel by calling 888-627-9040. To receive the contract rates, the attendees should identify themselves as part of the Vocal Jazz Summit June 2023.

This rate is guaranteed until Sunday, April 23, 2023. After that time the booking link will not work, and you will need to call the hotel directly to make a reservation.
Our local airport is: Norfolk international Airport (code “ORF")
Only 10 miles away from The Z

COVID-19 UPDATE

At this time, we are planning to encourage masks and testing, but will not require them for patrons. However, we reserve the right to adjust our public health policies based on national transmission rates and CDC guidelines at the time of the festival.

We will maintain our refund policy that if anyone is prevented from travelling due to sickness or quarantine restrictions their in-person pass will be converted into a virtual pass upon request and they will be refunded the difference in price.

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