WWOZ Piano Night 2019

WWOZ Piano Night returns for its 31st year on Monday, April 29, 2019 at 7pm.


Click here to purchase 2019 Piano Night tickets


Ticket Status Update

Music Hall Main Floor GA - SOLD OUT
Front Row - SOLD OUT
LeadBelly - SOLD OUT
Piano Heaven Reserved Balcony Loge - SOLD OUT

Piano Heaven GA – Second Floor balcony overlooking stage and main floor. Featuring complimentary buffet by Jacques-Imos. Standing Room with some non-reserved seating available. $150

Byrds Nest Lounge Patron Party – Named for Henry “Professor Longhair” Byrd, this patron lounge in the Foundation Room features intimate performances and a chance to meet many of the night’s musicians. Includes an open bar, gourmet hors d’oevres, as well as access to Piano Heaven. $500. Byrd's Next Lounge Patron tickets can be purchased here.

All other available Piano Night ticket levels can be purchased at the Piano Night page on Live Nation's website.



Piano Night is the flagship benefit for WWOZ 90.7FM and has become a tradition among New Orleans music lovers and loyal fans all over the world. Held each year on the Monday night between the two New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival weekends, Piano Night features a great line-up of players, each of whom is a torch-bearer of the New Orleans Piano Tradition. 

Here's the lineup for 2019:

Ellis Marsalis

Marcia Ball

Jon Cleary

Joe Krown
Tom McDermott
Craig Adams
Josh Paxton
Jesse McBride
Tom Worrell
David Boeddinghaus
John "Papa" Gros
Nigel Hall

Piano Night 2019 has a new feature: "The Byrd's Nest Lounge Patron Party," an intimate showcase in the House of Blues Foundation Room, named after the inspiration for the very first Piano Night: Professor Longhair, AKA Mr. Henry Byrd. 



Thanks to the following Piano Night sponsors!
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