Archive for March 22, 2016

“And So But Then” by the Philippe Saisse Acoustic Trio featuring Marc Antoine and Gumbi Ortiz, with the acoustic trio, Skoota Warner and David Finck.
written by Philippe Saisse- © 2016 Dorian 2000 Music ASCAP

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Friday, April 29, 2016 at 8:45 pm
+ Allstar Show on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Born and raised in Philadelphia, Gail’s fascination for the piano began at the young age of 10. By 14, Gail had played her first professional gig. After she had graduated from the Berklee College of Music, with a B.A. in Composition, Gail made the move west, to Los Angeles and established herself in the vibrant heart of the music industry. Her resume as a recording artist and touring musician includes appearances with such notables as Mindi Abair, Bobby Womack, Ray Parker jr, Pink and Milli Vanilli. She has also appeared on TV and performed on Jazz Festivals with Cindy Bradley, Jeff Lorber, Patti Austin, Marion Meadows and many others. Beyond that, she has been music director for Norman Brown for many years. In 2010 and 2011 The American Black Music Association awarded Gail a Spotlight Award as “Best Jazz Musician.” Gail leads the all female ensemble “Jazz in P!nk”, featuring artists as Karen Briggs, Althea Rene and Mariea Antoinette, but she also has her own band “3 Piece Suit”. Her music is built on a foundation of straight-ahead jazz, R&B, Funk and Gospel.

Here you can order your exclusive Hotel Package:
from 2 nights* (April 29 – May 1, 2016) incl. half-board & 8 concerts:
from 398,00 Euro per person in a double room
from 3 nights* (April 28 – May 1, 2016) incl. half-board & 10 concerts:
from 531,00 Euro per person in a double room
from 4 nights* (April 27 – May 1, 2016) incl. half-board & 11 concerts:
from 634,00 Euro per person in a double room

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The Jacksonville Jazz Festival takes place May 26-29 and features jazz of all types, including the Yellowjackets and Generation Next with Lin Rountree, Lebron & Nicholas Cole.

Three stages in downtown Jacksonville, Florida 32202