The Victoria Jazz Society has announced Grammy Award winners Chris Botti and BADBADNOTGOOD as headliners in the Marquee Series at The Royal Theatre for TD Victoria International JazzFest 2023.

Trumpeter/composer Chris Botti will headline Tuesday June 27th. Botti has become the largest-selling American instrumental artists with four number 1 jazz albums and winning multiple awards including his recent win at the Grammys for ‘Best Pop Instrumental’.

Toronto jazz ensemble BADBADNOTGOOD will headline Wednesday June 28th. They last performed in Victoria in December 2021 at Capital Ballroom. Their music is a mix of 70s sould-jazz, alternative hip-hop and experimental Electronica.

Tickets go on sale Friday February 24th.

They join previously announced headliner Snarky Puppy in the 2023 lineup.

The full festival lineup will be announced April 14th.

Chris Botte – $105.50 | $90.50 | $70.50

BADBADNOTGOOD – $75.50 | $60.50 | $45.50

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