Archive for the ‘Jazz’ Category

JazzFunkSoul

Jazz Funk Soul featuring Chuck Loeb, Jeff Lorber and Everette Harp in the Madison Theatre, special opening guest: Al DeGregoris with Chris Geith.

Saturday, November 22, 2014 – 8:00 pm

Molloy College, 1000 Hempstead Ave, Rockville Centre, New York 11571 (Long Island)

Clearwater

What started as a 10-day series of jazz concerts held on the back of a flatbed truck and at venues all around the City of Clearwater, has evolved into a major international jazz festival and draw for tens of thousands of visitors. Now in its 35th year, the Clearwater Jazz Holiday is a world-class gathering of the some of the greatest talents and greatest fans of music & jazz. The event takes full advantage of its home in Clearwater, Florida, offering music and art against the backdrop of warm breezes, brilliant sunsets and one of the world’s greatest beaches, on the Gulf of Mexico.

Thursday, October 16th

4:00pm Gates Open
4:30pm – 5:30pm – Buster Cooper Quartet
6:00pm – 7:45pm – “Changing Keys” – Clearwater Jazz Holiday 35th Anniversary Tribute
8:15pm – 10:00pm – Earth, Wind & Fire

Friday, October 17th

4:00pm Gates Open
4:30pm – 5:30pm – Al Downing Jazz All-Stars
6:00pm – 7:00pm – Theo Valentin
7:30pm – 9:00pm – Dirty Dozen Brass Band
9:30pm – 11:00pm – Spyro Gyra

10:00pm – 1:30am – Clearwater Jazz Holiday After Party

Saturday, October 18th

1:00pm Gates Open
1:30pm – 2:30pm – TomKats Jazz Orchestra with Special Guest Katt Hefner
3:00pm – 4:00pm – Julie Black
4:30pm – 6:00pm – Belinda & Kool Reflektions
6:30pm – 8:45pm – Boogie on the Bay – Marcia Ball / Terrance Simien & The Zydeco Experience
9:15pm – 10:45pm – Dr. John & The Nite Trippers
10:45pm Fireworks Presented by HCA West Florida Pinellas County Hospitals

10:00pm – 1:30am – Clearwater Jazz Holiday After Party

Sunday, October 19th

1:30pm Gates Open
2:00pm – 3:00pm – REH/CJH Youth Jazz Band
3:30pm – 4:00pm – Crash
4:30pm – 5:30pm – Spirit Family Reunion
6:00pm – 7:30pm – Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
8:00pm – 9:30pm – Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros

Coachman Park, 301 Drew St, Clearwater, Florida 33755

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Friday, October 24, 2014 – 7:00 pm

Watermark Place, 4500 Visionland Pkwy, Bessemer, Alabama 35022 (Birmingham)

SmoothJazzFallFestival

The Smooth Jazz Fall Festival 2014 brings “Passion, Connection and Soulful Expression” to the Redstone Room; GRAMMY Nominated Jeff Lorber Fusion, featuring special guest saxophonist Eric Marienthal, will bring smoky jazz, sizzling R&B, classic funk and smooth grooves.

Saturday, October 11 8:00pm in CDT

Redstone Room, 129 N Main St, Davenport, Iowa 52801

Long Beach Jazz Festival 2014

The only Southern California Jazz Festival staged on a gorgeous grassy knoll in a beautiful Lagoon setting. Long Beach Jazz Festival features some of the top artists of the year and includes VIP seating in an incredible outdoor setting with a great selection of food, art and much more. Jazz, an experience you will never forget!

SATURDAY, AUGUST 9, 2014
TYRESE
RAMSEY LEWIS
RACHELLE FERRELL
NAJEE
MICHAEL LINGTON
JESSE BOYKINS III
LEE ENGLAND JR.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 10, 2014
LALAH HATHAWAY
WILL DOWNING
AL JARREAU
DALEY
HIROSHIMA
AL WILLIAMS JAZZ SOCIETY FEATURING RONNIE LAWS, WILTON FELDER, AND MORE IN A TRIBUTE TO WAYNE HENDERSON
RICK PARMA

Rainbow Lagoon Park, E Shoreline Dr, Long Beach, California 90802

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The annual KJazz Summer Benefit Concert features vocalist Steve Tyrell and special guests pianist David Benoit & vocalist Jane Monheit. Opening the concert is pianist Jason Moran.

Saturday, June 28, 2014 – 8:00 pm

Walt Disney Concert Hall, 111 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, California 90012

Jazzontheriver

 

Wayne County Parks Presents The 19th Annual Jazz on the River at Elizabeth Park, Trenton, Michigan.

Saturday, August 2, 2014

1:00pm – 2:00pm – Yancyy & Friends

2:30pm – 3:30pm – Andreas Varady

4:00pm – 5:15pm – Harvey Mason “Chameleon”

5:45pm – 7:00pm – Tim Bowman

7:30pm – 9:00pm – Ohio Players

Sunday, August 3, 2014

1:00pm – 2:00pm – Sound Proof

2:30pm – 3:30pm – Dee Brown

4:00pm – 5:00pm – The Detroit “Jazz on the River” All Stars
(Gerard Gibbs, Perry Hughes, Rayse Biggs, Carl Holmes, and Ron Otis)

5:30pm – 7:00pm – Alexander Zonjic with
Special Guest Peter White

7:30pm – 9:00pm – Al Jarreau

The event is free to the public; however, there is a $5 suggested donation for parking. Free parking is available in downtown Trenton with free shuttle provided by Smart Transportation at the corner of Jefferson and West Road, also Jefferson and Elm to the entrance of Elizabeth Park.

The park will be open to the public on both days beginning at Noon, and will close after the final performance.

Elizabeth Park is located off Jefferson, east of I-75, south of West Road in Trenton. Take I-75 South to the West Road exit and follow West Road east to Jefferson. Take Jefferson south into the park.

Questions? More info? Call 734-261-1990.

Elizabeth Park, 202 Grosse Ile Pkwy, Trenton, Michigan 48183 (Detroit)