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Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, Klass Band Brotherhood, Terence Young.

Friday 27 February 2015, 08:00 PM

Township Auditorium, 1703 Taylor Street, 29201 Columbia, SC, US



The Red Cat Jazz Preservation Society announced today they have rescheduled their annual festival that was interrupted by inclement weather last fall. Moody Gardens at Galveston Island will be the host venue for the 2014 Red Cat Jazz Festival, May 2nd – 4th.

The Red Cat Jazz festival makes its highly anticipated comeback to the island bigger than ever. “Our previous plan was to pay homage to Houston jazz legend Ronnie Laws, whose 50-year career has taken him around the world and back home to Texas. Laws will once again join the line-up consisting of the Tom Browne, Marion Meadows, Jazz in Pink, Miki Howard. “This will be the most spectacular show that we have done to date, Frankie Beverly and Maze will headline this year’s event,” said festival organizer Sam Pink, founder of the Red Cat Jazz Preservation Society and owner of the Red Cat Jazz Cafe at 711 Franklin St. in downtown Houston.

Friday, May 2, 2014
VIP Poolside All-White Reception
Join us as we kick off the 4th Annual Red Cat Jazz Fest. Mix and mingle with special musical guest before they hit the stage on Saturday and Sunday. Hor d’oeuvres, live music and more.
7:00PM – 10:00PM
Moody Gardens Hotel Pool

Saturday, May 3, 2014
Oleander Bowl at Moody Gardens
1:00PM – 10:00PM
Gates open at Noon
MAZE Featuring Frankie Beverly
Mike Phillips
Joey Summerville
Michael Ward
Bryan Bass
RJ Pietre
Celebration of the Red Cat Young Musicians Program

Sunday, May 4, 2014
Oleander Bowl at Moody Gardens
1:00PM – 10:00PM
Gates open at Noon
Ronnie Laws
Marion Meadows
Tom Brown
Jazz in Pink with special guest Nicole West

Moody Gardens Oleander Bowl, 1 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Texas 77554

The 44th annual Hampton Jazz Festival will be held June 24, 25 and 26. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Friday, 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Doors open 1 hour prior to performance. Tickets are $55 per seat, per performance. Tickets go on sale March 26. This 44th annual Hampton Jazz Festival returns to Hampton, Virginia for yet another soulful weekend of unforgettable entertainment. This highly anticipated event will feature the top jazz, pop, R&B, and blues performers in the nation

Partially bordered by the Hampton Roads harbor and Chesapeake Bay, Hampton, with the 344,000 sq. ft. Hampton Roads Convention Center, is located in the center of the Hampton Roads metropolitan area. Hampton is the site of America’s first continuous English-speaking settlement and is home to such visitor attractions as the Virginia Air & Space Center and Riverside IMAX ® Theater, Hampton History Museum, harbor tours and cruises, Hampton University Museum, Fort Monroe, award-winning Hampton Coliseum, The American Theatre, among others.

The lineup:

Friday, June 24 – ANTHONY HAMILTON, Chaka Khan, Boyz II Men, Boney James

Saturday, June 25 – CHARLIE WILSON, KEM, Chrisette Michele, SOUL OF SUMMER featuring Jonathan Butler, Eric Darius & Maysa

Sunday, June 26 – MAZE featuring FRANKIE BEVERLY, Stephanie Mills, David Sanborn, George Duke & Marcus Miller, Laura Izibor
Hampton Jazz Festival, Hampton Coliseum, 1000 Coliseum Dr, Hampton, Virginia

The 43rd Annual Hampton Jazz Festival has announced the lineup of artists to perform at this year’s event.

The Festival will take place over a three-day period at Hampton Coliseum on June 25, 26, 27 and will feature some of the greatest names in R&B, Soul and Smooth Jazz.

Confirmed artists are as follows:

Friday’s lineup features one of HJF’s most beloved artists – Gladys Knight. Appearing with Gladys will be Bubba Knight, Gladys’ brother and one time member of “The Pips.” Making a rare appearance as a solo artist will be Keith Sweat. Also appearing will be festival favorites Dave Koz and Jonathan Butler together again with special guest Sheila E. Their brand of smooth jazz has always delighted HJF fans. Festival “newcomer” Melanie Fiona will also be appearing, whose hit single “It Kills Me” was billboard’s number one R&B song for 5 consecutive weeks.

Saturday’s show features one of R&B’s greatest live performers – Charlie Wilson. His hit single “There Goes My Baby” was Billboard’s number-one hit for 20 weeks. Also appearing is Teena Marie who started her career with R&B legend Rick James. The ladies are sure to love festival first timer Joe, whose R&B ballads will set many hearts aflutter. Rounding out the Saturday show is the jazz group Down to the Bone.

Sunday’s show heralds the return of all time Festival favorite – Maze featuring Frankie Beverly. If you can’t get a groove on with Frankie then you don’t have a groove. Back together and making their HJF debut is En Vogue, one of the biggest female performing groups of all time. Smooth Jazz takes over as Gerald Albright and Kirk Whalum pay tribute to Stax Record Company. Rounding out the Sunday show is Hampton’s own – The Fuzz Band.