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The 40th Annual St. John the Baptist Parish Andouille Festival | Oct. 18th – 20th, 2013

Andouille Festival Sunday Jazz Brunch Returns


On Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Quintin Gerard W. (St. John Parish resident and international Urban/Smooth Jazz Recording Artist) will take the stage to perform at this year’s 40th Annual St. John the Baptist Parish Andouille Festival’s Sunday Jazz Brunch event at the St. John Community Center located at 2900 Hwy. 51, LaPlace, LA.

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The 2nd Annual “Make Music Los Angeles” Music Festival | June 21st, 2013

Second Annual ‘Make Music Los Angeles’ to Take Place on June 21


  
Mayor of Los Angeles, Key Partners Support Day-Long Countywide Celebration of Live Music


LOS ANGELES, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Make Music Los Angeles (MMLA, www.MakeMusicLA.org), an annual day-long music festival featuring free outdoor music concerts in public places throughout the county, today announces that it will host its Second Annual celebration on Friday, June 21st, 2013. A kickoff concert will take place on Thursday, June 20th, on the south lawn of Los Angeles City Hall, 11:00AM-2:00PM, with performances by jazz vocal trio Chambers, Herbert and Ellis, conductor, composer, saxophonist Geoff “Double G” Gallegos Quintet, and Randal Fisher with Free Association.

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The 14th Annual Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival | March 29th – April 30th, 2013

14th Annual Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival Healing Force of The Universe’,
March 29 thru April 30, 2013


14th
Annual Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival-‘Jazz Healing Force of The
Universe’, March 29 thru April 30, 2013, presented by the Central
Brooklyn Jazz Consortium. This music series is New York City’s longest
continuously running grassroots festival dedicated to jazz. More than
500 artists performing in 45 events at venues throughout Brooklyn. This
celebration is financially accessible and open to all. For information
contact CBJC at 718.773.2252 or info@cbjcjazz.org.

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The National Jazz Museum in Harlem Schedule of Events for December 2012

National Jazz Museum in Harlem December 2012 Schedule


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This
December, The National Jazz Museum in Harlem continues to offer a wide
range of top quality free programming and affordable concerts from
jazz’s most celebrated musicians, educators and historians.

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The National Jazz Museum in Harlem Schedule of Events for December 2012

National Jazz Museum in Harlem December 2012 Schedule


Click Pic above to visit Official Website!


This
December, The National Jazz Museum in Harlem continues to offer a wide
range of top quality free programming and affordable concerts from
jazz’s most celebrated musicians, educators and historians.

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The Common Ground Music and Arts Festival in Charlotte | Aug. 25th, 2012

Common Ground Music And Arts Festival Showcases Local Artisans

Local Festival Unites Charlotte Neighbors

Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) August 20, 2012

The Common Ground Music and Arts Festival is Saturday, August 25, 2012
in the Plaza Midwood neighborhood and will feature some of Charlotte’s
best musicians and artists.

Located on Thomas Avenue, The Common Ground Music and Arts Festival
focuses on showcasing area musicians, artists, craftsmen and artisans.
The street festival hopes to unite Charlotte neighborhoods for a weekend
of fun and entertainment for all ages.

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The Common Ground Music and Arts Festival in Charlotte | Aug. 25th, 2012

Common Ground Music And Arts Festival Showcases Local Artisans

Local Festival Unites Charlotte Neighbors

Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) August 20, 2012

The Common Ground Music and Arts Festival is Saturday, August 25, 2012
in the Plaza Midwood neighborhood and will feature some of Charlotte’s
best musicians and artists.

Located on Thomas Avenue, The Common Ground Music and Arts Festival
focuses on showcasing area musicians, artists, craftsmen and artisans.
The street festival hopes to unite Charlotte neighborhoods for a weekend
of fun and entertainment for all ages.

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The Common Ground Music and Arts Festival in Charlotte | Aug. 25th, 2012

Common Ground Music And Arts Festival Showcases Local Artisans

Local Festival Unites Charlotte Neighbors

Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) August 20, 2012

The Common Ground Music and Arts Festival is Saturday, August 25, 2012
in the Plaza Midwood neighborhood and will feature some of Charlotte’s
best musicians and artists.

Located on Thomas Avenue, The Common Ground Music and Arts Festival
focuses on showcasing area musicians, artists, craftsmen and artisans.
The street festival hopes to unite Charlotte neighborhoods for a weekend
of fun and entertainment for all ages.

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The Icy Sunset Jazz…On The Roof Event – Brooklyn, N.Y. | July 15th, 2012

Icy Sunset Jazz fuses Garifuna, Latin, Reggae and African Beats with Art in Brooklyn


Jazz
engages global beats for a melodic smorgasbord in July with the “Icy
Sunset Jazz … On the Roof”
event, a “Fusion-Soiree” of chic, eclectic
rhythms, poetry and Art from the US, Caribbean, Africa, Asia, Europe and
Latin America with genres embracing and absorbing Garifuna, Reggae,
Latin, R&B, Blues and Calypso, with chances to win resort stays in
the Barbados, Jamaica and Grenada. To continue, please click “MORE”!

The 11th Annual “A Great Night In Harlem” | May 17th, 2012

Join Quincy Jones and 40 other legends
for an unforgettable night that will help save the music…

Jazz Foundation of America presents its 11th Annual
“A GREAT NIGHT IN HARLEM”



APOLLO THEATER
MAY 17th

7PM

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PERFORMANCES BY*

Over 40 legends of jazz, R&B, blues, and Rock ‘n’ Roll including

Macy Gray, Dr. John, Paquito D’Rivera,
The Randy Weston African Rhythms Trio,  
Rebirth Brass Band, Treme Brass Band,
David Johansen, Stanley Jordan, Essie Mae Brooks,
Kansas City Band featuring Steven Bernstein,
Geri Allen, James Carter, Christian McBride, Don Byron,
Curtis Fowlkes, Craig Handy, Victor Lewis,
Mark Whitfield, Art Baron, and Jerry Dodgien…

with incredible last minute surprises to come…

Special Guest – Quincy Jones.

This year’s concert is produced by Hal Willner of Saturday Night Live.

*Schedules subject to change.

2012 DR. BILLY TAYLOR HUMANITARIAN AWARD
Claude Nobs
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