Trumpeter Terence Blanchard performed on Sunday, August 4 with his E-Collective, including bassist David Ginyard Jr., at the 2019 Newport Jazz Festival. Photo by Ken Franckling

New Orleans figured prominently at 2019 Newport Jazz Festival (Photos)

The Newport Jazz Festival marked its 65th anniversary August 2-4 – and New Orleans musicians figured prominently in the weekend, with pianist Jon Batiste headlining the Friday evening concert at historic Newport Casino, and three other acts on the afternoon schedule at Fort Adams State Park two days later. 

Below, check out a series of photos, all taken by Ken Franckling.