OCJP LogoThese pages reflect the 2013 lineup and schedule. 2014 dates are October 3-5, and no schedule has yet been set.

The 2013 Lineup

Twitter _logoFacebook _logoSchedule is subject to change without notice. Bold type indicates set or clinic leader. Visit the Tickets/Seating page for information on pricing and seating.

Instrument abbreviations include:

(b) = bass   (d) = drums   (f) = flute   (g) = guitar   (p) = piano  (perc) = percussion  (t) = trumpet    (ts) = tenor sax   (v) = vocals 

Friday, October 4, 2013 

3:30 pm, Education: Newport High School Jazz Clinic with Terell Stafford

5:15 pm, Private Jazz Club Reception (includes music by Houston Person [ts] and Mike Wofford [p])

6:00 pm, VIP Reception (Pass Holders Only) with Ed Dunsavage (g) at the Shilo

Set 1: Opening Night all-stars

  • 7:00 pm – Rickey Woodard (ts), Terell Stafford (t), Mike Wofford (p), John Wiitala (b), Sylvia Cuenca (d)
  • 8:00 pm – Bruce Forman (g), John Clayton (b), Gary Hobbs (d)
  • 9:00 pm – Jackie Ryan (v), Mike Wofford (p), John Clayton (b), Gary Hobbs (d)

Set 2: Nightcap at the Shilo

  • 10:30 pm – Houston Person Dance Party! Bruce Forman (g), Essiet Okon Essiet (b), Sylvia Cuenca (d), Houston Person (ts), with special guest Jackie Ryan (v) 

Saturday, October 5, 2013 

10:00 am, Education: Sylvia Cuenca clinic, drums, Performing Arts Center

10:30 am, Education: Bruce Forman clinic, guitar, Performing Arts Center

Set 3: Jazz sampler #1 – Trio & Quartet

  • 11:30 am – Randy Porter Trio: Randy Porter (p), John Wiitala (b), Jason Palmer (d) 
  • 12:30 pm – Houston Person (ts), Mike Wofford (p), Essiet Okon Essiet (b), Sylvia Cuenca (d)

1:00 pm, Education: Jackie Ryan clinic, vocals, Performing Arts Center

Set 4: Jazz sampler #2 – Solos & Duos

  • 2:30 pm – THE SOLOS: Bruce Forman (g), Mike Wofford (p), Rickey Woodard (ts), Gary Hobbs (d), Bill Charlap (p), John Clayton (b) 
  • 3:15 pm – THE DUO: TWO BASS HIT with John Clayton and Peter Washington
  • 3:45 pm – SOLO and DUO JAM SESSION 

4:15 pm – Meet, Greet & Sign, Performing Arts Center Lobby. Mingle with other fans and collect signatures from your favorite artists. Music by the Newport Coast Jazz Trio: John Bringetto (t), Jim Cameron (b), Ron Green (b), & special guests.

Set 5: Saturday Night Super Set

  • 7:00 pm – Terell Stafford (t), Holly Hofmann (f), Mike Wofford (p), John Clayton (b), Lewis Nash (d)
  • 8:00 pm – Jackie Ryan (v), Bruce Forman (g), John Wiitala (b), Jason Palmer (d)
  • 9:00 pm – Bill Charlap Trio: Bill Charlap (p), Peter Washington (b), Kenny Washington (d)

Set 6: Nightcap at the Shilo

10:30 pm – Rickey Woodard (ts), Terell Stafford (t), Bruce Forman (g), John Clayton (b), Lewis Nash (d) and Gary Hobbs (d)

Sunday, October 6, 2013

10:15 am – Interactive Jazz Panel, Performing Arts Center Lobby. Hear what’s on the minds of Jackie Ryan, Bruce Forman, and Lewis Nash. Hosted by Music Director Holly Hofmann.

Set 7: the wrap session

  • 11:30 am – Houston Person (ts), Mike Wofford (p), John Clayton (b), Lewis Nash (d)
  • 12:30 pm – Bryant Allard’s Picante! Bryant Allard (t), Al Criado (b), Reinhardt Melz (perc), Al Martin (perc), Catarina New (ts, v), Devin Sanders (p)
  • 1:30 pm – Bill Charlap Trio: Bill Charlap (p), Peter Washington (b), Kenny Washington (d)

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