Archive for May, 2014

BraunLondon

There’s never a dull moment when Rick Braun is in town. You are most definitely guaranteed a good time. And you’re in the hands of the No 1 trumpet player in smooth jazz. This will be Rick’s 3rd solo visit to Pizza Express Jazz Club. He’s sold out the last two visits and is certain to do the same this year.

Make sure you’re on the mailing list to get the heads up when seats go on sale.

Thursday July 31st
Friday August 1st
Saturday August 2nd
Sunday August 3rd (Lunch)

Call 0207 439 4962 (+44 207 439 4962) To Book Over The Phone

Pizza Express Jazz Club, 10 Dean Street, London, United Kingdom

Clifford

The 2014 DuPont Clifford Brown Jazz Festival is the largest, multi-day, free, outdoor music festival on the East Coast. Taking place in downtown Wilmington. At this festival artists have performed some of Clifford’s great work. Past festival patrons have heard artists like Chic Corea, Jerry Gonzalez, Pete Escovedo and his orchestra, KEM, Jonathan Butler, Lalath Hathaway, Kirk Whalum, Rick Braun, and Norman Brown have all performed here.

Smooth Jazz artists appearing at this festival are Brian Culbertson, Lynn Riley, Mindi Abair.

Rodney Square, 1100 N Market St, Wilmington, Delaware 19801

LOveASoul

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.”

For more information about the venues visit

Birchmere

Jazzy Fest West

Red Hat Amphitheater

Hornblower Infinity

Ocean City

 

What do you get when you combine the best in jazz together with devoted fans, a beautiful white sand beach, and good old “Crystal Coast Charm”? You get the most exciting, most talked about contemporary jazz festival in the North Carolina! The Ocean City Jazz Festival celebrates its 5th year with a tried and true formula of the top names in jazz and the vacation destination of North Topsail Beach !

The 2014 Ocean City Jazz Festival Artist line-up:

Ira Wiggins Quartet, Yolanda Rabun, Lin Rountree with special guest Nicholas Cole, Lois Deloatch-Gomes and the Scott Sawyer Trio, John Brown Quartet and Cyrus Chestnut.

Two day Festival July 4th and 5th
Gates opens at 4 PM

2649 Island Dr, North Topsail Beach, North Carolina 28460

JazzyJam

The 5th Annual Jazzy Jam Education for Empowerment Benefit Concert features: Marion Meadows, vocalist Avery Sunshine, Nick Smith featuring vocalist Howard Hewitt, Melena, Vincent & Vincent.

Saturday, May 24, 2014 – 1:00 pm

Central Park, 219 S Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, California 91105 (Los Angeles)

This event is postponed to 2015!

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Blue Plate Radio Presents the 2014 Jazz ‘n’ Blue Festival Benefiting Autism Speaks

featuring: Down to the Bone, Airborne, Doug Jones.

Saturday, August 16, 2014 – 4:00 pm

Simsbury Performing Arts Ctr, 22 Iron Horse Blvd, Simsbury, Connecticut 06070

GenuineWine

Relax in the beautiful backdrop of Copper Mountain as stars from Smooth Jazz and Fusion to Mainstream Jazz delight your senses. Known for its scenic splendor, internationally renowned talent and diverse wine selection, Genuine Jazz & Wine delivers a one of a kind, fan-based experience that attendees talk about throughout the year. All ticketed performances with national acts are held in the beautiful and spacious Big Horn Ballroom…there is never a rain out. Plus, Genuine Jazz has an outdoor free performance area for showcasing rising stars of the Jazz world that you may not have seen yet. In addition to amazing live jazz music, sample some of the country’s best wines.

Featured artists:

Euge Groove

Jonathan Butler

Peter White

Rick Braun

Bobby Lyle

Joey Sommerville

August 22-23-24 2014

Copper Mountain Resort, 209 10 Mile Cir, Frisco, Colorado 80443  (Vail, Breckenridge)