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AnINtimateEveningofjazz

July 25th (Saturday) at Cumberland Park Nashville, TN.

Tickets $35.00 ea. The money that they make from the festival, after expenses will go towards the growth of Chocolate Jazz Foundation 501C3 (Chocolate Jazz Fundraisers, School Assemblies, Transportation) and to help keep music alive in the Nashville Metro area.

The Nashville Rib & Jazz Festival features: Michael Whittaker & the Bottom 40, Tom Hemby, Denny Jiosa, Vocalist Annie Sellick, Otis Crockron, Lebron Dennis, Jonathan Fritzen, David Wells.

To be a Sponsor or Vendor email David@Chocolatejazz.com and request an application or call 304-295-4088 for more information.

Saturday, July 25, 2015 – 11:00 am

Cumberland Park 592 South 1st Street, Nashville, TN 37213

Jacksonville2015

Friday, May 22

Felix Peikli & The Royal Flush Quintet
Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra with Peabo Bryson
Elisha Parris
Linda Cole and Joshua Bowlus
Joy Dennis
Mama Blue

Saturday, May 23
Postmodern Jukebox
Maceo Parker
Spyro Gyra
Tito Puente, Jr. Orchestra
Kellylee Evans
Ignacio Berroa
Jacksonville University Jazz Band
Kelly-Scott Quintet
Larry Wilson & Truth Serum

Sunday, May 24
Jazz Attack featuring Peter White, Richard Elliot and Euge Groove
The Soul Rebels
Andy Snitzer
Michael Franks
Roman Street
Noel Freidline Quintet
Lisa McClendon
Eric Carter & Company
John Lumpkin Trio

117 W Duval St, Jacksonville, Florida 32202

ELPaso

The 2-day Miller Lite El Paso Blues & Jazz Festival features a variety of musicians, including Nick Colionne at 5:30pm and Jessy J at 8:15pm on Sunday, May 17, 2015 – 1:30 pm

Chamizal National Memorial, 800 S San Marcial St, El Paso, Texas 79905

TasteofNO

Come celebrate with us at the 30th annual “A Taste of New Orleans”. Over the years, “A Taste of New Orleans” has become one of Fiesta San Antonio’s most popular events. If you’re looking for fun with a focus on family, the “Taste” is the place to be. Pack up the kiddies, and bring Mom and Pop too; and enjoy an event designed for all ages. Stroll about the grounds and enjoy New Orleans-style food and music. The “Taste” menu includes assorted gumbos, red beans and rice, shrimp creole, etouffee, shrimp kabob, jambalaya, cajun catfish, soft shell crab, crab au gratin, crab rolls, fresh crawfish boil, boudin, alligator, beignets and a host of other tasty treats. A wide assortment of beverages is also available. We also have kids rides, play areas, clowns and face painting.

The 3-day A Taste of New Orleans festival features a variety of music, including Kyle Turner & Michael Ward at 6pm on Saturday, April 18, 2015.

Sunken Garden Theater, 3875 N St Mary St, San Antonio, Texas 78212

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The 10-day New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival features 100+ musicians of all genres.

The irresistible parade of local, national and international artists scheduled to appear includes:

Elton John, The Who, Jimmy Buffett, Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga, No Doubt, Keith Urban, Pitbull, John Legend, Ed Sheeran, T.I., Chicago, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Hozier, Widespread Panic, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ryan Adams, Steve Winwood, Wilco, The Meters, Jimmy Cliff, Buddy Guy, Allen Toussaint, The O’Jays, Irma Thomas, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Alison Krauss & Union Station, Dr. John, the Radiators, Anthony Hamilton, Kacey Musgraves, Robert Cray, Shovels & Rope, Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, Third World, Aaron Neville, Delbert McClinton, Angelique Kidjo, Taj Mahal, Estelle, Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, Tab Benoit, Cassandra Wilson, Shirley Caesar, Charles Lloyd, Juvenile & Mannie Fresh Together, Marcia Ball, Kermit Ruffins & the BBQ Swingers, The Blind Boys of Alabama, Big Freedia, Jimmie Vaughan, Gurrumul, Paloma Faith, Galactic with guest Macy Gray, Rebirth Brass Band, Anders Osborne, The Word, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, John P. Kee & New Life, Christian McBride Big Band with Dianne Reeves and Jeffrey Osborne, Irvin Mayfield & the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, Pastor Marvin Sapp, The Terence Blanchard E-Collective, Sturgill Simpson, BWB featuring Rick Braun, Kirk Whalum & Norman Brown, Vintage Trouble, Shooter Jennings, Cécile McLorin Salvant, Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn, Davell Crawford presents “To Fats with Love”, Lágbájá of Nigeria, Big Chief Bo Dollis & the Wild Magnolias, Buckwheat Zydeco, Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials, Big Sam’s Funky Nation, Jon Cleary, Luke James, Donald Harrison, Glen David Andrews, La Santa Cecilia, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Monty Alexander: Harlem-Kingston Express, Ellis Marsalis, Cowboy Mouth, Kenny Garrett, Vieux Farka Toure, Royal Teeth, Ms. Ruby Wilson’s Tribute to Bessie Smith, Ironing Board Sam, Amanda Shires, Pine Leaf Boys, Rockin’ Dopsie, Jr. & the Zydeco Twisters, Snarky Puppy, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, The Revivalists, Carolyn Wonderland, Creole String Beans, New Orleans Suspects, Eagle & Hawk, Nicholas Payton, Honey Island Swamp Band, The Soul Rebels, Butler, Bernstein & The Hot 9, Jewel Brown with Gregg Stafford’s Jazz Hounds, Creole Wild West, Big Chief Monk Boudreaux and the Golden Eagles, Young Guardians of the Flame, and White Cloud Hunters Mardi Gras Indians, Young Men Olympia Aid, Divine Ladies, Big Four, and Original Big Seven Social Aid & Pleasure Clubs, Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church Mass Choir, The Sensational Chosen Voices, Rosie Ledet & the Zydeco Playboys, Ottertr.

On Sunday, April 26, 2015 – 11:00 am appear BWB featuring Rick Braun, Kirk Whalum and Norman Brown.

Fair Grounds Race Course, 1751 Gentilly Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119

JazzFunkSoul

Jazz Funk Soul featuring Chuck Loeb, Jeff Lorber and Everette Harp in the Madison Theatre, special opening guest: Al DeGregoris with Chris Geith.

Saturday, November 22, 2014 – 8:00 pm

Molloy College, 1000 Hempstead Ave, Rockville Centre, New York 11571 (Long Island)

Clearwater

What started as a 10-day series of jazz concerts held on the back of a flatbed truck and at venues all around the City of Clearwater, has evolved into a major international jazz festival and draw for tens of thousands of visitors. Now in its 35th year, the Clearwater Jazz Holiday is a world-class gathering of the some of the greatest talents and greatest fans of music & jazz. The event takes full advantage of its home in Clearwater, Florida, offering music and art against the backdrop of warm breezes, brilliant sunsets and one of the world’s greatest beaches, on the Gulf of Mexico.

Thursday, October 16th

4:00pm Gates Open
4:30pm – 5:30pm – Buster Cooper Quartet
6:00pm – 7:45pm – “Changing Keys” – Clearwater Jazz Holiday 35th Anniversary Tribute
8:15pm – 10:00pm – Earth, Wind & Fire

Friday, October 17th

4:00pm Gates Open
4:30pm – 5:30pm – Al Downing Jazz All-Stars
6:00pm – 7:00pm – Theo Valentin
7:30pm – 9:00pm – Dirty Dozen Brass Band
9:30pm – 11:00pm – Spyro Gyra

10:00pm – 1:30am – Clearwater Jazz Holiday After Party

Saturday, October 18th

1:00pm Gates Open
1:30pm – 2:30pm – TomKats Jazz Orchestra with Special Guest Katt Hefner
3:00pm – 4:00pm – Julie Black
4:30pm – 6:00pm – Belinda & Kool Reflektions
6:30pm – 8:45pm – Boogie on the Bay – Marcia Ball / Terrance Simien & The Zydeco Experience
9:15pm – 10:45pm – Dr. John & The Nite Trippers
10:45pm Fireworks Presented by HCA West Florida Pinellas County Hospitals

10:00pm – 1:30am – Clearwater Jazz Holiday After Party

Sunday, October 19th

1:30pm Gates Open
2:00pm – 3:00pm – REH/CJH Youth Jazz Band
3:30pm – 4:00pm – Crash
4:30pm – 5:30pm – Spirit Family Reunion
6:00pm – 7:30pm – Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
8:00pm – 9:30pm – Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros

Coachman Park, 301 Drew St, Clearwater, Florida 33755