Tanglewood Jazz Festival

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Country and Region United StatesMassachusetts
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Lenox, Massachusetts, USA
Festival Contact Information

Tanglewood Jazz Festival
297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240-2410 USA
Phone: (01) 413-637-1600
Email: customerservice@bso.org

Festival Description

Labor Day weekend and experience some of today’s hottest Jazz artists in a most incredible setting. The Tanglewood Jazz Festival presents three days of phenomenal music performed in the Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts. With stunning views, rolling hills and a vast lush lawn, Tanglewood is a unique venue for the electric sounds of Jazz.

Tanglewood is the home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra for the summmer season, and the Contemporary Music Festival. Visit the festival page at

Festival Dates September 2 - 4, 2011
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Articles and Reviews:
  • Tanglewood Announces Jazz Festival Dates (iBerkshires, February 16, 2010)
  • Jazz on tap at Tanglewood, by Joan Anderman (The Boston Globe, February 15, 2008) http://www.boston.com/ae/music/articles/2008/02/15/jazz_on_tap_at_tanglewood/
  • Spencer Day - Movie of Your Life
  • Samba Solo Harp


Practical Info:

Tickets and information:
  • Online
  • By phone
    888-266-1200, 617-266-1200 for calls made in Boston, or 617-638-9289 (TDD/TTY). Phone orders are available Monday through Friday, 10:00am to 7:00pm and Saturday, 10:00am to 6:00pm. During the Tanglewood Season SymphonyCharge is also open Sunday mornings. There is a $5.00 per ticket service fee for online BSO orders and $5.50 per ticket service fee for all Pops and Outside Show Symphony Hall events.
  • By mail
    • Send mail orders for Symphony events, and Tanglewood events ordered before June 1, to:
      Box Office
      Symphony Hall
      301 Massachusetts Avenue
      Boston, MA 02115 USA
    • Send mail orders for Tanglewood events ordered after June 1 to:
      Ticket Office
      297 West Street
      Lenox, MA 01240 USA


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