Archive for June 19, 2012

The 3rd Annual Richmond Jazz Festival at Maymont brings back a sense of serenity, soul and smooth sounds to the City of Richmond. Located at Maymont, the Richmond Jazz Festival features over 20 local, national and international bands and artists on two stages. Festival attendees enjoy smooth jazz, while taking advantage of products and services sold by vendors, scheduled wine tastings and chef demonstrations featuring international cuisine. This year, the festival will span over 3 days!

Festival performances will begin on Friday, August 10th with local jazz acts at the Hippodrome Theater. Then come enjoy the beautiful landscape of Maymont where over 20 artists will perform on August 11th and August 12th. The musical selections will be predominately jazz, but will also include R&B, neo-soul and other genres that add diversity and flavor to the festival.

Artists Schedule:

Friday
Lonnie Liston Smith

Saturday
India Arie
Robert Cray
Dave Koz
Trombone Shorty
Stanley Clarke
Keiko Matsui
Brian Simpson
Ravi Coltrane
Bebe Winans
Kim Waters
Allen Stone

Sunday
George Benson
The Whispers
Norman Brown
Poncho Sanchez
John Pizzarelli
Najee
Jeff Lorber
Nick Colionne
Norman Connors
Anhayla
Lonnie Liston Smith

Richmond Jazz Festival, Maymont Park, 1700 Hampton St, Richmond, Virginia 23220

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