From its inception in 2005, Exodus To Jazz (ETJ) has been committed to presenting live jazz in downtown Rochester. It has established a highly respected brand identity based upon presenting worldwide touring artists acclaimed both nationally and internationally. In doing so, ETJ concerts complement the music provided by the talented locally and regionally based jazz musicians. In doing so, the series extends the opportunity to enjoy top-tier artists throughout the year…beyond the exciting music-filled summer months.
“Exodus To Jazz at Anthology” enhances the jazz listening experience by presenting excellent music in a premier venue known for exceptional sound reproduction and acoustics. The ETJ vision is to provide concert patrons entertainment experiences that exceed those provided by New York City’s famous “destination clubs”.

Thursday, July 19, 2018 – Marc Antoine

Exodus To Jazz presents internationally acclaimed guitarist Marc Antoine, Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Anthology, 336 East Ave. Riding the crest of popularity from his 2017 CD with David Benoit (entitled So Nice!) Antoine’s quartet will entertain with an offering of Latin and contemporary jazz compositions.

“Marc Antoine specializes in feather-light, Latin-tinged jazz. His melodious guitar playing is generally accompanied by low-key dance/hip-hop beats and romantic synth atmospheres” (Will York).

Jay Rowe Joel Rosenblatt Roberto Valley
Keyboard Drums Bass

Paradigm Shift with special guest, saxophonist JD Allen opens the concert at 7pm.


Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 – TBA

Thursday, Sept 13, 2018 – TBA

Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018 – The Sylvia Cuenca Latin Quintet

The Sylvia Cuenca Latin Quintet will fuel a Cinco de Mayo celebration with a presentation of fiery Latin themes mixed with up-tempo straight-ahead jazz. A long time member of the late Clark Terry’s band, Sylvia’s dynamic drumming and crisp cymbal work both anchors and propels her groups. Come and welcome Cuenca back to the Exodus To Jazz stage after a long absence.

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 – TBA

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 – TBA

 Ticket Prices  Advanced Purchase  Door
 General Admission Seats $25 $30
 High-Top Seats  $40 $45
Cabaret Tables $40 $45

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Call: (585) 733-7685

Concert Schedule
Doors Open: 6:00pm
Concert Begins: 7:00pm
Concert Ends: 9:30pm

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