9th Annual John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival | Aug. 31st – Sept. 1st, 2019

Facebooktwitterredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

9th Annual John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival

GRAMMY AWARD WINNING SUPERSTARS
FROM ACROSS THE JAZZ AND BLUES MUSICAL SPECTRUM

HIGH POINT, NC –The 9th Annual John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival will bring an array of superstars and Grammy Award winning artists whose music ranges from contemporary and mainstream jazz, to authentic salsa and bonafide blues.

The lineup for Saturday includes contemporary jazz and multi-instrumentalist Brian Culbertson, saxophonist and jazz elder statesman Benny Golson joined by five-time Grammy nominated vocalist Nnenna Freelon, the indomitable Spanish Harlem Orchestra who has won three Grammy Awards in their 15-year career, and Lisa Fischer, the two-time Grammy Award winning vocalist with astounding music capabilities. Laurin Talese, the winner of the 2018 Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition will also perform with the N.C. Coltrane All-Star Band, led by Mondre Moffett, director of the jazz ensemble and Black Music Studies at North Carolina A&T State University.

On Sunday, the lineup includes multi-platinum selling contemporary jazz saxophonist Boney James who is a four-time Grammy Award nominee. He joins the duo of legendary status-organist Joey DeFrancesco performing with saxophonist Pharoah Sanders as headliners for the day. Guitar master Eric Gales will represent the blues with guest appearance by up and coming artist Castro “Mr. Sipp” Coleman, aka “The Mississippi Blues Child.” Vocalist Michelle Coltrane performing with the Piedmont Triad Jazz Orchestra and special guest, High Point born trumpeter, Jason Palmer round out the lineup for the festival’s second day.

The John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival will be held Aug.31 – Sept. 1, 2019 in Oak Hollow Festival Park, High Point, NC. The yearly celebration of jazz and blues music honors Coltrane, a High Point, NC native son, who graduated from William Penn High School, now Penn Griffin School of the Arts. The two-day festival that happens over Labor Day weekend, has become a destination event for festival goers from around the country.

Ticket information and festival details are available www.coltranejazzfest.com.

Jazz Promo Services

MORE Concerts & Festivals on T.U.M.S.!

The Encore Gospel Celebration of Unity Virtual Concert | Feb. 27th & 28th, 2021
The 2021 Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival "The Spirit of the DMV" (Virtual) | Feb. 12th-14th, 2021 | WATCH...
The 8th Annual Innervision Records "After NAMM JAMM" (FREE) | Feb. 12th, 2021 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!
Dave Koz & Brian McKnight Announce "A Romantic Night In" Valentine's Livestream Concert with Sheléa ...
Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Virtual “Rooted in The Blues” Festival | Jan. 14th-28th, 2021
'80s Virtual Music Festival: "Radical Sabbatical" | Jan. 30th, 2021
The 18th Annual Panama Jazz Festival (Virtual) | Jan. 11th-23rd, 2021
Marvin Sapp & The Chosen Vessel Cathedral Present "A Chosen Christmas" (Virtual) | Dec. 24th & 25th,...
Pianist/Composer Hiromi Announces Live Stream Solo Concert “Blue Note New York New Year's Eve Countd...
The Long Beach Blues Society Presents "A New Year's Eve Concert" (Virtual) | Dec. 31st, 2020 @ 9pm P...
The Kierra Sheard & Mali Music Virtual Experience (2 Shows) | Dec. 11th, 2020
The 30th Annual Divas Simply Singing! (Virtual) | Dec. 5th, 2020 on KTLA 7pm - 9pm PST | WATCH NEW V...
Jazz Foundation of America Presents "BIRD CALLS" (Live Stream Concert) | Dec. 10th, 2020
The 15th Annual Bob Baldwin and Friends Birthday Bash (Live Stream) | Dec. 11th & 13th, 2020
The 18th Annual Riviera Maya Jazz Festival (Virtual) | Nov. 27th-29th, 2020
Anthony Brown & group therAPy Presents "Stuck in the House – The Live Concert" | Nov. 29th, 2020
The 2020 Virtual Gala (FPCAC) in Los Angeles, Ca. | Nov. 20th, 2020
Jazz Legend Roy Ayers LIVE in Concert (Virtual) at Keystone Korner Baltimore | Oct. 23rd-25th, 2020
Jazz at Lincoln Center to Present "Ella: Forever the First Lady of Song" Concert Special on Nov. 14t...
"JazzAid Live from the Banyan Bowl' Virtual Concert Series | Kicks Off Oct. 17th, 2020 with 8 Shows

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Hide