Jazzy Nights features Norman Brown, Jonathan Butler & Alex Bugnon.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 – 7:30 pm
Chene Park, 2600 Atwater St, Detroit, Michigan 48207
All these great artists will be at JJZ’s Endless Summer of Smooth Soul on August 16th at Wiggins Waterfront Park and Marina in Camden, NJ!
Jonathan Butler, Norman Brown, Alex Bugnon, Gerald Veasley, Nick Colionne, Walter Beasley, Jeff Bradshaw, Gail Jhonson and ZOE! Get tix NOW at Ticketmaster or charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000.
Saturday, August 16, 2014 – 12:00 – noon
Wiggins Waterfront Park, Camden, New Jersey 08103 (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Acclaimed smooth jazz and soul guitarists Norman Brown and Jonathan Butler will join with jazz pianist Alex Bugnon to flood the Red Hat Amphitheater June 28 with pure, smooth, cool. The trio’s performance is part of its “Love & Soul” Tour.
“Bringing in jazz heavyweights Norman Brown, Jonathan Butler and Alex Bugnon furthers our 2014 goal of delivering shows for music lovers of every genre,” said Taylor Traversari of the Red Hat Amphitheater. “This is a big show for jazz enthusiasts and a perfect introduction to the genre for jazz novices.”
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Smooth Jazz New York is pleased to announce a star-studded line up for the All New Smooth Cruise series , now in its 17th year. The 2014 season marks a change to a new boat, The Hornblower Infinity, a luxurious 210-foot luxury yacht.
The cruises set sail Thursday evenings, June 12 through August 28. The summer’s roster includes 11 nights featuring 19 of the world’s greatest contemporary jazz acts in a superb, intimate setting with shows at 6:30 and 9:30 p.m. The Smooth Cruises depart from Pier 40, located at Houston Street at the West Side Highway and cruise down the Hudson, not only offering exceptional music but breathtaking views of the Statue of Liberty and the New York City skyline.
“We’re very excited about our new cruise night and new boat. The Hornblower Infinity is a much larger ship than past years, offering our guests improved sightlines to view an amazing array of acts. It’s a fresh twist to our annual tradition of presenting the world’s best contemporary jazz out on scenic Hudson harbor,” notes Bill Zafiros, co-founder of Smooth Jazz New York.
The 2014 Smooth Cruise Schedule:
June 12: Jazz Attack feat. Peter White, Euge Groove, & Rick Braun
June 26: Patti Austin and Marion Meadows
July 3: Pieces of a Dream
July 10: Najee
July 17: David Sanborn
July 24: Will Downing with special guest talent
July 31: Love & Soul Tour feat. Jonathan Butler, Norman Brown, & Alex Bugnon
August 7: Maysa
August 14: Dave Koz & Friends Summer Horns Tour with special guests Gerald Albright, Richard Elliot, & Mindi Abair
August 21: Rachelle Ferrell
August 28: Boney James
Recently remodeled with a bold design, the Hornblower Infinity matches the uniqueness of New York — and the Smooth Cruises. The open bow, covered sky deck, and over-sized windows provide endless opportunities to enjoy the countless sites in NY Harbor as guests kick back with the best jazz artists in the business. Smooth Cruise attendees will enjoy the world’s finest contemporary jazz on climate controlled interior decks with multiple dance floors, and can take in the sights outdoors on spacious exterior sundecks.
The Smooth Cruises offer food and beverage service at an additional charge. A buffet dinner may be purchased for an additional $25, cash bar. Limited Deluxe Packages are available featuring a separate boarding line, a premium buffet on a private dining deck, and a premium open bar.
For information and to purchase tickets, visit SmoothJazzNewYork.com. Tickets are on sale now online at Ticketweb.com and by phone at 1-866-468-7619. Ticket prices range from $45 to $65. See individual show pages on the Smooth Jazz New York web site for ticket details, package pricing, and available limited time discounts. It is recommended that tickets be purchased early because the Smooth Cruises sell out quickly.
Hudson River Park, Pier 40, 353 West St, New York, NY 10014
The 3-day Hampton Jazz Festival features a variety of jazz, pop, blues, soul and R&B.
Friday, Jun 27, 2014 7:30 PM
Friday’s show features the incomparable Charlie Wilson. Since storming back onto the music scene after his departure from the Gap Band, Charlie has turned out one hit after another and is currently one of the finest entertainers working today. Making his festival debut this year will be Jaheim – billed as possibly the next Luther – fans will come to appreciate the true greatness of his voice. Also appearing on Friday will be a super jazz package featuring Jonathan Butler, Norman Brown and Alex Bugnon. This is probably smooth jazz at its best. Friday’s show will open with Jackie Scott & The Housewreckers with special guest William ‘Mobetta’ Ledbetter.
Saturday, Jun 28, 2014 7:00 PM
Saturday’s show features Hampton Jazz Festival’s favorite – The O’Jays – paired with another icon of R&B music – Chaka Khan. Together they are sure to give Festival patrons a once in a lifetime experience. Also appearing will be Morris Day & The Time – a great throwback to music from the 70’s and 80’s. Rounding out Saturday will be one of the true icons of the smooth jazz genre – Spyro Gyra.
Sunday, Jun 29, 2014 2:00 PM
Sunday’s show will feature something truly special. Toni Braxton and Babyface will both appear and perform complete shows – but what will be really exciting for Festival patrons will be that they will perform songs together from their brand new smash album “Love, Marriage & Divorce”. This will surely be one of the highlights of the Festival. Also appearing will be Dave Koz and Friends Summer Horns 2014 with Mindi Abair, Gerald Albright and Richard Elliott. Local Hampton Jazz fans will also delight in this year’s Sunday opener The Now & Then Trio + One, well-known throughout the Tidewater area.
Hampton Coliseum, 1000 Coliseum Dr, Hampton, Virginia 23666
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The 6th Annual Lowcountry Jazz Festival
Thursday, August 28-31, 2014
Thursday: Norman Brown, Bobby Caldwell and Dwayne Johnson
Friday: Oli Silk, Elan Trotman, Najee, Brian Culbertson
Saturday: Peter White, Rick Braun, Euge Groove Pieces Of A Dream, Buff Dillard
Sunday: Boney James, Nick Colionne, Brian Simpson, Joey Sommerville, Bob Baldwin, and Dante Lewis! and Brunch with Alex Bugnon!
Please note, this show is on track to sell out before show day!
N Charleston Performing Arts Ctr, 5001 Coliseum Dr, North Charleston, South Carolina 29418
The 3-day Jazz and R&B Festival 2014 will feature
on Friday, April 25, 2014: Kem, Chrisette Michele
on Saturday, April 26, 2014 : Boney James | BWB featuring Rick Braun, Kirk Whalum and Norman Brown | Nick Colionne | Jeff Lorber with Everette Harp | Althea René.
on Sunday, April 27, 2014: Joe, Raheem De Vaughn
Government Amphitheater, 500 S Grand Central Pkwy, Las Vegas, Nevada 89106
Smooth Jazz returns to San Diego area Memorial Day Weekend May 23-25, 2014.
Friday, May 23, 2014 – 6:00 pm
Today’s schedule includes Dominic Amato, vocalist Maxwell and Brian Culbertson.
Sunday, May 25, 2014 – 6:00 pm
Today’s schedule includes R&B vocalist Anthony Hamilton | Boney James | R&B vocalist Leela James | Norman Brown & Jonathan Butler.
La Costa Resort & Spa, 2100 Costa Del Mar Rd, Carlsbad, California 92009