Posts Tagged ‘Smooth Jazz’

SC2015

The Smooth Cruises Return for Summer 2015!

Wednesday, June 24th catch the first Smooth Cruise of the 2015 season with Grammy nominee and Soul Train Award winner sax man Boney James aboard the stunning Hornblower Infinity as you sail the Hudson and take in the sights of New York Harbor.

The Hornblower Infinity matches the uniqueness of New York — and the Smooth Cruises! The open bow, covered sky deck and over-sized windows provide endless opportunities to enjoy the countless sites in NY Harbor as guests kick back with the best jazz artists in the business. Guests will enjoy the world’s finest contemporary jazz on climate controlled interior decks with multiple dance floors, and can take in the sights outdoors on spacious exterior sun-decks.

THE 2015 SMOOTH CRUISE SCHEDULE:

June 24: Boney James

July 15: Norman Brown & Marion Meadows

July 22: Peter White & Richard Elliot

July 29: Gerald Albright & Mindi Abair

Aug 5: Dave Koz & Rick Braun with Special Guest Kenny Lattimore

Aug 12: Jonathan Butler & Alex Bugnon

Aug 19: Najee

Aug 26: Rachelle Ferrell

Sept 2: Freddie Jackson

Cruises depart promptly at 6:30pm and 9:30pm. (Boarding begins: approx. 5:30pm & 9pm)

Hudson River Park, Pier 40, 353 West St, New York, NY 10014

BMMT

Wade Ford Concert Series and SPC Enterprises Presents: Black Music Month Tribute featuring JEFF BRADSHAW & FRIENDS, MALI MUSIC, Robert Glasper, Tweet, DJ B Sharp and Special Guest Avery Sunshine.

Doors @ 5pm/Showtime @ 6pm

Terrace seats $50-$60 Lawn $25

Get tickets here.

Sat, Jun 13, 2015 06:00 PM

Mable House Barnes Amphitheatre, Mableton, GA

WhiteLucas

Peter White and Dee Lucas at Jerry Green & Friends

Showtimes 7:30pm and 10pm. Part one of a four concert package, VIP $180.00 and General Seating $150.00, or VIP $50, General $40 at www. breadentertainment.com.

Sunday, June 21, 2015 – 7:30 pm

Breckenridge Inn, 2800 Breckenridge Ln, Louisville, Kentucky 40220

CJF2014

The 3-day Capital Jazz Fest lineup is:

Friday, June 05, 2015 – 6:30 – noon

PAVILION STAGE – Hosted by Tony Richards – Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, India Arie, Catch A Rising Star showcase featuring Moonchild.

Saturday, June 06, 2015 – 12:00 – noon

PAVILION STAGE – Hosted by Tony Richards – Boney James, Roy Ayers, Vocalist Patti Austin, Earl Klugh, Najee, Harvey Mason, Catch A Rising Star showcase featuring vocalist Carol Riddick.

SYMPHONY WOODS STAGE – Hosted by Cayman Kelly, George Clinton & Parliament/Funkadelic, Chrisette Michele, Ruben Studdard, Deborah Cox, Rahsaan Patterson, The Rebirth.

Sunday, June 07, 2015 – 12:00 – noon

PAVILION STAGE (contemporary jazz and adult contemporary) — Hosted by Tony Richards – Kenny G, Jonathan Butler, Vocalist Michael McDonald, Naturally 7, Nick Colionne, Vocalist José James, Catch A Rising Star showcase featuring James Lloyd (of Pieces of a Dream).

SYMPHONY WOODS STAGE – Hosted by Cayman Kelly – Eric Benét, Meshell Ndegeocello, Morris Day & The Time, Johnny Gill, Amel Larrieux, Atlantic Starr.

Merriweather Post Pavilion, 10475 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Columbia, Maryland 21044

Foftv

The Festival of the Vine features free music in Lincoln Park Civic Commons:

3pm — Band TBA
5pm — Band TBA

Festival concludes with a 7pm ticketed concert on the Fraze Pavilion stage: Dave Koz & Friends featuring Rick Braun and vocalist Kenny Lattimore with special guests Euge Groove & Peter White.

Saturday, August 08, 2015 – 3:00 pm

Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd, Kettering, Ohio 45429 (Dayton)

jazz-2015

The Festival of Jazz features: Chris Botti, Bob James, Earl Klugh, Vocalist Morgan James.

Saturday, July 25, 2015 – 2:00 pm

Chateau Ste Michelle Winery, 14111 NE 145th St, Woodinville, Washington 98072

RVSCS

This summer, Jazz on the Island Concert Series returns to beautiful Raphael Vineyard in Peconic, New York for its fifth season. This year’s shows feature some of the most acclaimed artists in contemporary jazz. Come by and spend the afternoon sipping fine wine and listening to your favorite contemporary jazz musicians.

07 Jun 2015 Euge Groove

12 Jul 2015 Marc Antoine & Steve Cole

9 Aug 2015 Matt Marshak & Four 80 East

13 Sep 2015 Richard Elliot

Raphael Vineyards, 39390 NY 25, Peconic, New York 11958 (Long Island)