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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 Festival’s casual and classy outdoor setting, together with the soulful sounds of jazz surrounded by fine art, creates an ideal evening for friends, sweethearts, and family.

July 10: Jackiem Joyner
July 17: Chris Standring
July 24: Gregg Karukas
July 31: Brian Bromberg
August 7: Steve Oliver
August 14: Pretzel Logic (A Steely Dan tribute band)
August 21: Tony Guerrero and Bill Cantos
August 28: Billy Valentine

Festival of the Arts, 650 Laguna Canyon Rd, Laguna Beach, California 92651

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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)

JazzintheValley Poster 2014

Friday, July 25, 2014

5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Sidewalk Stompers (Dixieland) ……………………………….. Around Town

Jazz in the Venues

8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

The Jacqueline Tabor Jazz Band (Jazz) ……… Fitterer’s Furniture
Henry Cooper Band (Blues) …………………………………….. Grand Central
Swingin’ Soire Dance Band (Jazz) ………………………… Moose Lodge

8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.

Orville Johnson & Grant Dermody (Blues) …………… 420 Building
Kareem Kandi Quartet (Jazz) …………………………………….. Gallery One
David Friesen Quartet (Jazz) ………………………………. Rodeo City BBQ

9 p.m. – Midnight

Darren Motamedy (Smooth Jazz) ……………………………………….. Rotary Pavilion
Rebecca Kilgore & Randy Porter (Jazz) …………. Clymer Museum
The Kim Field Band (Blues) ………………………………………… The Elmira
Clave con Jazz (Latin Jazz) ………………………………………… Dakota Café

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Main Stage – Rotary Pavilion

Noon – Henry Cooper Band (Blues)

2 p.m. – Lenny Price Quartet featuring Hal Weary (Jazz)

3 p.m. – Orville Johnson and Grant Dermody (Blues)

4 p.m. – Brian Nova Trio (Jazz)

5 p.m. – The Jacqueline Tabor Jazz Band (Jazz)

6 p.m. – The WIRED! Band(Blues)

Between Acts: Sidewalk Stompers (Dixieland)

Elk Run Spring Jazz Festival

 

The Elk Run Spring Jazz Festival features two days of jazz performances, along with vendors, crafts, hayrides through the Mt. Airy vineyards and wine tastings.

Saturday June 14th

Noon-1:30 Howard Burns Trio
1:45-2:30 Ray Jozwiak
2:30-3:15 Laura Baron
3:30-5:00 Ronny Smith and Friends

Sunday June 15th

Noon-1:30 Time Squared
1:45-3:15 Josh Bayer Trio
3:30-5:00 Darryl Brenzel Quartet

Elk Run Vineyards, 15113 Liberty Rd, Mt Airy, Maryland 21771 (Frederick)

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The Festival of Jazz features: Manhattan Transfer, Spyro Gyra, Lee Ritenour & Dave Grusin and Jessy J.

Saturday, July 26, 2014 – 2:00 pm

Chateau Ste Michelle Winery, 14111 NE 145th St, Woodinville, Washington 98072

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The LA Phil, which presents the summer season at the Hollywood Bowl, will now present the Playboy Jazz Festival. We look forward to continuing this cherished tradition!

The Playboy Jazz Festival is June 14 and 15, 2014.

 June 14, 2014 

Dianne Reeves

Jamie Cullum

Celebrating George Duke! Starring Al Jarreau and Stanley Clarke w/ Ndugu Chancler, Paul Jackson, Jr., Byron Miller, Greg Phillinganes, Josie James, Lil John Roberts

John Beasley, music director

Kenny Barron with special guest Ravi Coltrane

Arturo Sandoval Big Band

Allen Stone

Butler, Bernstein & The Hot 9 featuring Henry Butler and Steven Bernstein

Tia Fuller

The New Jump Blues featuring Antonio ‘Huggy Bear’ Fargas

The LAUSD/Beyond the Bell All City Jazz Band under the direction of Tony White and J.B. Dyas

George Lopez, master of ceremonies

 

June 15, 2014 

George Benson with special guest Earl Klugh

Dave Holland, Kevin Eubanks, Craig Taborn and Eric Harland: PRISM

Fantasia

Dr. Lonnie Smith “In the Beginning” Octet

José James

Juan de Marcos & The Afro-Cuban All Stars

Jon Batiste and Stay Human

James Cotton Blues Band with special guest Big Jay McNeely

Los Amigos Invisibles

Esperanza High School Band under the direction of Brad Davis

George Lopez, master of ceremonies

Hollywood Bowl, 2301 N Highland Ave, Hollywood, California 90068