Archive for the ‘Latin Jazz’ Category

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Dirk K Quartet featuring Eric Marienthal

This one-night-only performance will introduce new original compositions by Dirk K. A taste of what the new Jazz generation sounds like. Innovative, thinking bravely, and creatively, we generate new ideas, and open new horizons. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Gateway Arts Foundation. Get tickets here.

September 17th at 7 pm

Casselberry

Legendary jazz fusion guitarist Marc Antoine headlines Casselberry’s signature cultural event, the Latin Jazz & Art Festival presented by El Sentinel and WLOQ 107.7 HD-2, on Saturday, Sept. 27.

Antoine, who has several No. 1 hits, currently resides in Spain but is making his way over to perform in front of 5,000 people at Lake Concord Park (located at 95 Triplet Lake Drive).

It’s going to be a great night, beginning at 4 p.m. with other musical acts, savory cuisine, visual art demonstrations, specialty vendors, Latin dance presentations, 2 Latin art exhibits and delightful children’s activities.

Everyone is invited to bring a blanket, chairs and all of their friends to the lakefront amphitheater to enjoy an exciting evening that kicks off with flamenco dancers, a Mariachi band, and a Latin art exhibit that will offer a visual explosion of brilliantly colored costumes and cultural expressions. Concert begins at 5 p.m.

Saturday, September 27, 2014 – 5:00 pm

Lake Concord Park, 95 Triplet Lake Dr, Casselberry, Florida 32707 (Orlando)

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Berks

The 10-day fest features the best in jazz, blues, gospel and many more, including legendary vocalist Peabo Bryson. The annual Berks Jazz Fest is presented by Berks Arts Council, located in Reading, PA.

The mission of Berks Arts Council is to cultivate, promote, and support the arts in our community through collaboration, education, and presentation.

Berks Arts Council & the Berks Jazz Fest receive state arts funding support through a grant from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency. The complete schedule of this premier jazz festival is here.

Various Venues in Reading, Pennsylvania 19611

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The 7th Edition of the Caribbean Sea Jazz Festival, October 4th & 5th, 2013 staring 10-time Grammy-Award winning guitarist George Benson and a growing line-up of local and international artists including rising star, jazz/hip hop vocalist Jose James, Puerto Rico’s El Gran Combo, the “most popular Salsa Group that has ever existed,” Curacao’s fusion funksters The Groovehunters, Salsa legend Willy Garcia and many more plus dance, poetry and art!

The Caribbean Sea Jazz Festival in Aruba will be held on 3 stages, the open air Main stage is next to the beach, the other is opposite of Café Plaza and the indoor stage will be in the Renaissance Conference Centre.

Tickets are available now for the Caribbean Sea Jazz Festival, October 4th & 5th in Aruba, sharing their passion for music, hospitality and quality!

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The 31st Annual Norfolk Jazz Festival

July 19 – 21, 2013
Friday July 19 & Saturday, July 20: 5pm-11pm Daily
Sunday July 21: 1pm-6pm

Town Point Park, Downtown Norfolk, VA Waterfront

The 31st Annual Norfolk Jazz Festival adds a 3rd day to the calendar with Scope as an alternate rain site in the event of inclement weather.

Cool Jazz and warm summer nights return once again to Downtown Norfolk at the area’s longest running outdoor Jazz Festival! Due to overwhelming popularity, The 31st Annual Norfolk Jazz Festival adds a third day to the calendar. Starting Friday, July 19 – Sunday, July 21, 2013, Jazz enthusiasts will chill to the sounds of smooth jazz in the serene setting of the Downtown Norfolk Waterfront along the Elizabeth River.

Performing Friday, July 19, 2013: Gates open at 5:00pm
BWB: Kirk Whalum, Rick Braun & Norman Brown

Performing Saturday, July 20, 2013: Gates open at 5:00pm
Jonathan Butler, Sheila E & Elan Trotman appearing as Souls of Summer

Performing Sunday, July 21, 2013: Gates open at 1pm
The Jae Sinnett Trio and Stanley Jordan