BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2017 LINEUP
Pat Metheny, Dr. John, Robert Glasper Experiment, The Isley Brothers, Laura Mvula, Kool & The Gang, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jacob Collier, Hiromi, Eddie Palmieri, Cassandra Wilson, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, McCoy Tyner, Incognito, Jean-Luc Ponty, Henry Butler, Terence Blanchard, The Hot Sardines, Dayme Arocena & More
Visit BlueNoteJazzFestival.com for a full schedule of events, as well as venue and ticket information. Additional events will be announced in the coming weeks.
PRN Alumni Foundation Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Paisley Park
Minneapolis, Minn August 14, 2017 – September 2017 marks the 30th Anniversary of Paisley Park’s inception. The newly formed PRN Alumni Foundation, a non-profit 501c(3) (approval pending) organization whose members are former employees of Paisley Park announces a 3-day weekend celebration in Minneapolis Sept. 7-9, 2017 to commemorate the milestone.
With the enthusiastic support of the local community, city officials and area businesses, we present The 2nd Annual Oxnard Jazz Festival (OJF), taking place September 9, 2017 at Oxnard Beach Park.
OJF is a cultural music celebration offering a diverse mix of Jazz, Latin, Soul, Blues and R&B. This premier experience includes VIP seating in an incredible outdoor setting; complemented by scenic beaches, vendor booth shopping, cultural foods, and many other inviting attractions which make the festival a top event and destination to close out the summer festival season.
18th Annual NEWPORT BEACH JAZZ PARTY
& BIG BAND BLOWOUT!
NEWPORT BEACH, CALIF. This year’s party, featuring a big band closing each of the 4 nights, will take place February 15-18, 2018, and will again be the time for mainstream jazz lovers from around the country (& world) to arrive in Newport Beach for Jazz at the beautiful Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa.
ARTS FOR ART PRESENTS
Vision Fest 22:
On Memorial Day, May 29, 2017, Arts for Art officially opens Vision Festival 22 at historic Judson Memorial Church in Greenwich Village. This first night will honor Cooper-Moore for his Lifetime of Achievement. The renowned multi-instrumentalist, educator and raconteur Cooper-Moore, is an artist whose music has been informed by his own struggle for freedom and who personifies the ideals upheld by AFA.
2017 Annual Benefit Gala | Wednesday, June 14 at 7:30pm
We’re thrilled to announce our GRAMMY-winning gala lineup: vocalist Cecile McLorin Salvant and two of the most outstanding young pianists in jazz today, Aaron Diehl and Joey Alexander!
Our 2017 Annual Benefit Concert features three of the most exciting names in jazz sharing the stage for one night only: GRAMMY-winning vocalist Cecile McLorin Salvant with pianist Aaron Diehl, and three-time GRAMMY-nominated piano phenom, Joey Alexander.