Archive for May 17, 2013


The concept is perfect, and perfect for summer. Dave Koz is joined by a front line of top-notch horn players – Mindi Abair, Richard Elliot & Gerald Albright – to re-interpret an array of horn-heavy songs made famous by Tower of Power, Chicago, EW&F, James Brown, Sly & The Family Stone, Ronnie Laws, Blood Sweat & Tears and others. In addition, the world’s best horn arrangers are contributing their talents: Greg Adams (Tower of Power), Jerry Hey, Tom Scott and Gordon Goodwin.  Abair, Elliot & Albright will be doing summer dates with Dave Koz.

Dave Koz And Friends “Summer Horns” Tour 2013

All dates are with Special Guests Mindi Abair, Gerald Albright and Richard Elliot

6/7         Clearwater, FL                   Ruth Eckerd Hall

6/8         Columbia, MO                   21st Annual Capital Jazz Fest

6/15       N. Las Vegas, NV              Aliante Hotel and Casino

6/22       Temecula, CA                    Thornton Winery-Champagne Jazz Series

6/23       Temecula, CA                    Thornton Winery-Champagne Jazz Series

7/12       Moon Township, PA       Robert Morris University-Sewall Center Arena

7/13       Easton, PA                          State Theatre Center for the Arts

7/19       Saratoga, CA                      Montalvo Arts Center

7/20       Sparks, NV                          John Ascuaga’s Nugget Hotel & Casino-Celebrity Showroom

7/21       Winter Park, CO                Winter Park Jazz

7/26       Apple Valley, MN             Minnesota Zoo Amphitheater

8/16       San Diego, CA                    Humphrey’s Concerts by the Bay

8/17       Healdsburg, CA                 Rodney Strong Winery

8/18       Los Angeles, CA                Hollywood Bowl

8/24       Austin, TX                            One World Theatre

8/29       Ridgefield, CT                    Ridgefield Playhouse

8/30       North Charleston, SC      North Charleston Performing Arts Center

8/31       High Point, NC                   John Coltrane International Jazz Blues Festival