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The 4-day Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival begins


Thursday, October 13, 2016 – 8:00 pm

8 pm at the Performing Arts Theater at Cape Henlopen High School — Vocalist Patti Austin, Kim Waters, Brian Simpson & Eric Darius open the show


Friday, October 14, 2016 – 7:00 pm

8pm at the Performing Arts Theater at Cape Henlopeon High School — Nat King Cole Tribute featuring Ramsey Lewis and John Pizzarelli

8pm at The Rusty Rudder — Brian Simpson, Matt Marshak & Marcus Anderson

7-9pm at the Cove Restaurant below the Baycenter Theater — Najee Pre-Show Dinner Buffet

10pm at The Baycenter at Ruddertown — Najee with guests Nick Colionne & Alex Bugnon

10pm at the Rusty Rudder — Matt Marshak CD Release Party | Free event!


Saturday, October 15, 2016 – 8:00 pm

1pm in the Performing Arts Theater at Cape Henlopen High School — BWB featuring Norman Brown, Kirk Whalum and Rick Braun

1pm at The Rusty Rudder Deck — Club Phred

2:30pm at the Epworth United Methodist Church — An Afternoon with Ramsey Lewis

2:30pm at The Rusty Rudder Deck — JJ Sansaverino and Will Donato | Free event!

3pm in the Performing Arts Theatre at Rehoboth Beach Elementary School — InGratitude: A Tribute to Earth, Wind & Fire

4pm in The Baycenter at Ruddertown — Vocalist Jeffrey Osborne with special guest Gerald Albright

6pm at the Rusty Rudder — Marcus Anderson and Jeanette Harris

6pm in the Performing Arts Theatre at Rehoboth Beach Elementary School — Jeff Lorber Fusion featuring Chuck Loeb, Jimmy Haslip and Gary Novak

7-10pm in The Baycenter at Ruddertown — Pre-Show Dinner Buffet – Jazz Meets James

7:30pm in the Performing Arts Theatre at Cape Henlopen High School — Rehoboth Beach All Stars featuring Brian Simpson, Gerald Albright, Norman Brown, Steve Cole, vocalist Jeffrey Osborne & Kirk Whalum

8:30pm at the Epworth United Methodist Church — John Pizzarelli sings the Great American Songbook

9:30pm at the Rusty Rudder — Jackiem Joyner & vocalist Selina Albright with special guest JJ Sansaverino

10pm in The Baycenter at Ruddertown — Jazz Meets James featuring Nick Colionne, Rick Braun, Alex Bugnon, Steve Cole, Eric Darius, Matt Marshak, Art Sherrod, Jr & Kim Waters


Sunday, October 16, 2016 – 10:00 am

10am at The Rusty Rudder — Art Sherrod, Jr’s Gospel Brunch

1pm at the Performing Arts Theater at Cape Henlopeon High School — The Rippingtons with special guest Gerald Albright

5pm in The Baycenter at Ruddertown — The 2016 Final Grand Jam featuring Gerald Albright, Rick Braun, Norman Brown, Alex Bugnon, Steve Cole, Nick Colionne, Eric Darius, Matt Marshak, Art Sherrod, Jr & Kim Waters under the musical direction of Brian Simpson

7pm at The Rusty Rudder — 2016 Closing Party featuring Alex Bugnon, Jeanette Harris, Jackiem Joyner, Matt Marshak, Art Sherrod, Jr & JJ Sansaverino

Cape Henlopen High School, 1250 Kings Hwy, Lewes, Delaware 19958


The Black Hawk Jazz & Wine Spectacular features: 11am — Marcus Anderson – 2pm — Euge Groove – 5pm — Kim Waters – 6:30pm — All Star Jam with special guest Eric Darius.

Get tickets here.

Sunday, October 09, 2016 – 11:00 am
Please note that this show has been moved to October 30!

Ameristar Casino Resort, 111 Richman St, Black Hawk, Colorado 80422


Jazz & Jokes on the River features: Eric Darius, Marcus Johnson, Trish Andrews, George Freeman & the Main Street Band, Comedian Les Long.

Saturday, October 08, 2016 – 4:00 pm

Campbellton Landing, 1122 Person St, Fayetteville, North Carolina 28312


Thursday, October 13, 2016 – 7:30 pm

The 2016 Catalina Island JazzTrax Festival features an “unplugged” concert on the beach with Peter White and Marc Antoine.

Friday, October 14, 2016 – 7:00 pm

Rocco Ventrella with the LA Collective, Mindi Abair & The Boneshakers

Saturday, October 15, 2016 – 12:00 – noon

Noon — vocalist Lindsey Webster, Michael Lington, vocalist Kenny Lattimore & Jonathan Fritzén, 7pm — Roman Street, Boney James

Sunday, October 16, 2016 – 12:00 – noon

Noon — Vocalist Javier Colon, Pieces of a Dream, 7pm — Cecil Ramirez, Brian Culbertson

Thursday, October 20, 2016 – 7:30 pm

The 2016 Catalina Island JazzTrax Festival features an “unplugged” concert on the beach with Nick Colionne tonight.

Friday, October 21, 2016 – 7:00 pm

7pm — Keiko Matsui, DW3

Saturday, October 22, 2016 – 12:00 – noon

Noon — Eric Darius, Acoustic Alchemy, 7pm — Grace Kelly, Average White Band

Sunday, October 23, 2016 – 12:00 – noon

Noon — Ben Tankard, Ray Parker, Jr, 7pm — Adam Hawley, Peter White, Paul Taylor and Euge Groove

Descanso Beach Club, 1 Descanso Ave, Avalon, California 90704

Casino Ballroom, 1 Casino Way, Avalon, California 90704


2016 Jazz Legacy Foundation 4th Annual Gala Weekend

featuring Walter Beasley, Brian Lenair, Eric Darius, Pieces Of A Dream, Selina Albright, Alex Bugnon, Kim Waters, Najee, Phil Perry, Chanté Moore, Vincent Ingala, Jonathan Fritzen, Nick Colionne, Ege Groove, Will Downing, Lalah Hathaway, Sheila E. and many more.

November 10-13, 2016

Hampton Roads Convention Center, 1610 Coliseum Dr., Hampton, VA 23666


Smooth Jazz New York in association with Marquee Concerts is pleased to present another star-studded contemporary jazz line up for New York City’s original Smooth Cruise series, now in its 19th year. The 2016 season takes place aboard the Hornblower Infinity, a 210-foot luxury yacht.

The cruises set sail Wednesday evenings, July 13 through August 31. The summer’s roster includes seven nights featuring more than a dozen of the world’s most popular contemporary jazz and R&B acts in an intimate setting. With shows at 6:30 and 9:30pm, the Smooth Cruises depart from Pier 40, located at Houston Street at the West Side Highway and cruise down the Hudson River, offering world-class artists as well as exceptional views of the Statue of Liberty, the Freedom Tower, and the New York City skyline.

“It’s great to be back onboard the Hornblower Infinity with for our 2016 season,” notes Bill Zafiros, co-founder of Smooth Jazz New York. “We’ve curated an exciting array of jazz and R&B artists to perform this season with the added perk of the breathtaking harbor views that have come to make the Smooth Cruises so popular for almost two decades.”


Wed., July 13: Jonathan Butler & Gerald Albright
Wed., July 27: BWB with Norman Brown, Kirk Whalum & Rick Braun
Wed., August 3: The return of Down to the Bone
Wed., August 10: Rachelle Ferrell & Rahsaan Patterson
Wed., August 17: Najee & Alex Bugnon
Wed., August 24: Roy Ayers & Nick Colionne
Wed., August 31: Freddie Jackson & Eric Darius

The spacious Hornblower Infinity features an open bow, covered sky deck and over-sized windows that provide endless opportunities to enjoy sights of New York Harbor as guests enjoy the music of world-renowned artists. The yacht features spacious exterior sun decks and includes climate controlled interior decks with multiple dance floors, enabling the cruises to sail rain or shine.

The Smooth Cruises offer food and beverage service at an additional charge. A buffet dinner may be purchased for an additional $30 and there are cash bars on multiple decks. Limited Premium Ticket Packages feature a separate boarding line, a premium buffet on a private dining deck, premium open bar, and a reserved seating section.

For information and tickets, visit Tickets are on sale now at and by phone at 1-866-468-7619. Prices start at $45 depending upon time of purchase and ticket level. Smooth Cruise Early Bird ticket pricing is currently in effect through 11:59pm on Friday, June 10. See the web site for ticket options, package pricing, available limited time discounts, and a discount parking links. The Smooth Cruises sell out quickly and so it is recommended that tickets be purchased early.

JazzFest West

The JazzFest West lineup continues to grow! Joining the incredible lineup on July 16 & 17 in San Dimas will be Brian Culbertson Official, The 40th Anniversary of Pieces Of A Dream, the first JFW appearance from Detroit’s Ken Ford Electric Violinist, and SoCal’s favorite party band DW3 with special guests Chante Moore & guitarist Adam Hawley. These six acts join the already announced performers – Charlie Wilson, Patti LaBelle, Chaka Khan, Boney James, Mint Condition, Robert Glasper, Kindred the Family Soul, Eric Darius, Nick Colionne.

Tell your friends, and grab your tickets today.

Saturday, July 16, 2016 – Sunday, July 17, 2016

Bonelli Park, 120 Vía Verde, San Dimas, California 91773 (Map) (Los Angeles area)