Jefferson Center continues to bring more fantastic live music to the Roanoke Valley in Virginia’s Blue Ridge with the announcement of its 2017-18 season!

This historic venue features a rich offering of unique sounds and musical styles with a blend of award-winning international talent and up-and-coming stars.

Between the Star City Series, Jazz Series, Jazz Club, and additional shows, make sure you check the Jefferson Center calendar before your next visit to Virginia’s Blue Ridge to see if attending a concert can be part of your plans.

Here’s list of the 2017-18 season:

  • Bokante with Banda Magda | 6/21/17
  • Jimmy Herring and The Invisible Whip | 8/5/17
  • Bill Frisell - Harmony featuring Petra Haden, Hank Roberts & Luke Bergman | 9/15/17
  • Forlorn Strangers | 9/16/17
  • Nate Smith & Kinfolk | 10/7/17
  • The California Honeydrops | 10/8/17
  • John Beasley presents MONK’estra | 10/11/17
  • Amos Lee | 11/1/17
  • Ranky Tanky | 11/4/17
  • Lea DeLaria | 11/16/17
  • Steep Canyon Rangers | 12/1/17
  • Mark Guiliana Jazz Quartet | 12/2/17
  • Take Me to the River LIVE! Featuring William Bell, Bobby Rush, & Don Bryant | 1/26/18
  • To Ray with Love, starring Maceo Parker featuring The Ray Charles Orchestra & The Raelettes | 2/7/18
  • Joan Soriano | 2/16/18
  • 15th Annual Latin Dance Party | 2/16/18
  • Melissa Aldana | 2/17/18
  • Dervish | 3/8/18
  • Chad Eby with Brandon Lee Quintet | 3/10/18
  • Sammy Miller and the Congregation | 3/15/18
  • An Evening with Branford Marsalis Quartet | 3/23/18
  • Hot Tuna | 3/30/18
  • Etienne Charles: Creole Soul | 4/7/18
  • Jefferson Center & Southwest Virginia Ballet Present: Hello Trolley featuring the Roanoke Youth Symphony | 4/14/18

Get more familiar with these acts by listening to our new Spotify playlist - Jefferson Center 2017-18 Season. It offers over two hours of music from many of the bands listed above and is a great way to preview the concerts you can enjoy at the Jefferson Center.

Don’t forget to subscribe to our visitvbr Spotify channel to find other unique playlists and music related to the region. You can also visit our Music section to learn about other venues and upcoming concerts.

Tickets go on sale to the general public on June 27. For more information on purchasing individual and season tickets, visit the Jefferson Center website.