Posts Tagged ‘George Benson’

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Warren Hill’s Cancun Jazz Festival takes place Aug 31 – Sept 3, 2017 and features: Breezin’ and Breathless: George Benson & Kenny G, Chris Botti, Brian McKnight, Rick Braun, Norman Brown, Jesse Cook, Candy Dulfer, Richard Elliot, Eric Benét, Eric Darius, Euge Groove, Michael Lington, Keiko Matsui, Brian Simpson, Paul Taylor, Peter White.

Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, Carretera Cancun-Chetumal Km 72, Puerto Aventura, 77710 Cancun, QROO, Mexico

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August

Michael McDonald
Saturday, August 6 at 7 pm

George Benson
Saturday, August 27 at 7 pm

An Evening with Kenny G
Sunday, August 28 at 6 pm

September

Jonathan Butler & Gerald Albright
Saturday, September 10 at 7 pm

An Evening with Pat Metheny
Saturday, September 17 at 7 pm

Keiko Matsui with Kenny Lattimore and Michael Lington
Saturday, September 24 at 7 pm

October

Ottmar Liebert
Saturday, October 1 at 7 pm

Spyro Gyra with Lee Ritenour
Sunday, October 2 at 4 pm

Brian Culbertson with Javier Colon
Saturday, October 8 at 7 pm

Richard Elliot & Peter White
Sunday, October 16 at 4 pm

Thornton Winery, 32575 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, California 92589

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The Bowl proudly presents our summer mini-festival of the finest smooth jazz artists, including: 10-time Grammy® winner George Benson; the funky soul sounds of Average White Band; the compelling, contemporary groove of Jeff Lorber Fusion; and Jason Miles’ To Grover, With Love, a tribute to smooth jazz founding father Grover Washington, Jr.

Sunday, August 28, 2016 – 6:00 pm

Hollywood Bowl, 2301 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, California 90068

2016-Performers

At year 25, Saint Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival spans a full 10 days and upwards of fifteen venues featuring some of the best live performances spiced with the celebration of Saint Lucian Arts, culture and cuisine.

Smooth Jazz highlights are Chris Standring on Friday, May 06, 2016 – 5:00 pm, Norman Brown, Rick Braun and Kirk Whalum on Saturday, May 07, 2016, George Benson on Sunday, May 08, 2016

Windjammer Landing Villa Beach Resort, Gros Islet, Saint Lucia

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Thornton Winery continues to build on its national and critically acclaimed reputation as one of the finest outdoor venues. The intimate and acoustically superb Mediterranean fountain terrace, overlooking the beautiful Temecula Wine Country, offers a memorable and unique concert experience unmatched in Southern California.

May 2015

Saturday, May 2 – 7 pm

Brian Culbertson
Elan Trotman

Saturday, May 16 – 7 pm

Mindi Abair and The Boneshakers
Nick Colionne

Saturday, May 30 – 7 pm

Jazz Attack featuring
Richard Elliot
Peter White
Euge Groove

June 2015

Saturday, June 6 – 7 pm

Bobby Caldwell
The Rippingtons featuring Russ Freeman

Sunday, June 21 – 4 pm

Spyro Gyra
Acoustic Alchemy

Sunday, June 28 – 4 pm

America
The Stray Cat Lee Rocker

July 2015

Saturday, July 11 – 7 pm

Rick Braun
Kenny Lattimore

Sunday, July 12 – 6 pm

Dave Koz
Rick Braun
Kenny Lattimore

Saturday, July 25 – 7 pm

Jeffrey Osborne
Gerald Albright

August 2015

Saturday, August 1 – 7 pm

Michael McDonald

Saturday, August 8 – 7 pm

Melissa Etheridge – This Is M.E. Solo

Sunday, August 9 – 6 pm

Chris Isaak

Saturday, August 15 – 7 pm

Al Jarreau
Keiko Matsui

Saturday, August 22 – 7 pm

Macy Gray
Larry Graham

Saturday, August 29 – 7 pm

Kenny G
Ariana Savalas

September 2015

Saturday, September 5 – 7 pm

Boney James

Sunday, September 13 – 4 pm

Chris Botti

Sunday, September 20 – 4 pm

George Benson

Saturday, September 26 – 7 pm

Very Special Guest

October 2015

Saturday, October 3 – 7 pm

Tower Of Power
Average White Band

Saturday, October 10 – 7 pm

Jesse Cook

Sunday, October 18 – 4 pm

Jazz Attack featuring
Richard Elliot
Peter White
Euge Groove

Thornton Winery, 32575 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, California 92589

SJC2016

The Smooth Jazz Cruise has forever been known as The Greatest Party at Sea!

Why? Because it is simply the most fun that you can have on a cruise. The cruise is also famous for bringing together the top names in jazz in the world. The Smooth Jazz Cruise ’16 will forever be known as the pinnacle of jazz performances, for there has never been a cruise, festival or concert that can boast the following superstar lineup:

Hosts: Marcus Miller, David Sanborn & Boney James

Special Event Hosts: Brian Culbertson & Candy Dulfer

Special Guest: George Benson

Artists: Peabo Bryson, Jonathan Butler & Richard Elliot

Cruise Hosts: Alonzo Bodden & Dane Butcher

Music Director: Brian Simpson

Party Band: DW3

Musicians: Andre Berry, Randy Jacobs, Nate Phillips, Dwight Sills, Ron Reinhardt, Ramon Yslas, Herman Jackson, Gerey Johnson, Arlington Jones, Nathaniel Kearney Jr, Khari Parker, Third Richardson & Jay Williams.

Cruise 16.1 embarks from Fort Lauderdale, with ports of call in Half Moon Cay, Bahamas;
Georgetown, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands; Cozumel, Quintana Roo, Mexico; and Key
West, Florida from January 10-17, 2016.

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The 9th annual Capital Jazz SuperCruise will be sailing October 24-November 1, 2015!

The Capital Jazz SuperCruise is a full-ship charter music and entertainment cruise held each fall. Our “jazz cruise with soul” features concerts, parties, jam sessions, workshops, games, and much more. The 2015 Capital Jazz SuperCruise will be held on the Carnival Liberty cruise ship, embarks from San Juan, Puerto Rico with ports of call in Barbados, Martinique, Grenada and Tobago from October 24 – November 1, 2015.

Line-up includes: George Benson, Musiq Soulchild, Maysa, Gerald Albright & Norman Brown, Kenny Lattimore, Keiko Matsui, Walter Beasley, Gretchen Parlato, Eric Roberson, Rachelle Ferrell, Raul Midón, Joe, Joey Sommerville, Bobby Caldwell, Floetry, Step Afrika!, comedian Michael Colyar, plus a special performance by Chaka Khan.