Common, Patti LaBelle to Headline Free ‘Keep the Promise’ Concert & March in L.A. for World AIDS Day as AHF Goes ‘AROUND THE GLOBE IN A DAY’
Keep the Promise will also honor legendary entertainer & humanitarian Harry Belafonte with AHF’s Lifetime Achievement Award for his charitable efforts and advocacy around the world.
LOS ANGELES, CA (November 21, 2016) AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), recently announced their Around the Globe in a Day initiative, a series of events across the world to commemorate World AIDS Day and continue to spread awareness about HIV and AIDS.
AIJF SETS LARRY CORYELL & KEVIN MAHOGANY AS 2015 HEADLINERS
Jazz guitar pioneer, Larry Coryell, and Kevin Mahogany, a masterful jazz vocalist, are set to headline the 2015 Amelia Island Jazz Festival, it was announced this week by AIJF Artistic Director Les DeMerle. A hugely influential guitar player, Coryell is a major figure in the jazz fusion movement of the 1970s and continues to turn out highly regarded recordings.
America’s Largest Free Outdoor Concert Series Is Back
400+ free Levitt concerts rebuilding community life one concert, and one city, at a time
Experience the joy of free, live music with 400+ free Levitt concerts in 16 towns and cities across America, featuring GRAMMY-winning artists to acclaimed, emerging talent in a wide array of music genres.
LOS ANGELES, June 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — This summer, the power of free, live music to strengthen the social fabric of our communities is on radiant display, with more than 400+ free Levitt concerts across the country.
MORRISTOWN JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL SATURDAY, AUGUST 20th
Morristown Mayor Tim Dougherty has announced the line-up for the sixth annual Morristown Jazz & Blues Festival to be held on the Green on Saturday, August 20, from noon until 10:00 p.m. This year’s free concert will celebrate the 90th birthday of legendary jazz guitarist Bucky Pizzarelli who has become a regular fixture at the annual festival. In addition, many of the artists will pay tribute to the late Rusty Paul, the bass-playing son of the great Les Paul. Rusty passed away in January after a long illness and had a special relationship with the festival.
O.A.R., THE WORD, WOOD BROTHERS, and RYAN BINGHAM TO PERFORM AT ANNUAL LOWDOWN HUDSON MUSIC FEST, JULY 14 &15
Lowdown Hudson Music Fest returns to Brookfield Place on the Hudson River waterfront with leading lights from blues, rock, roots, & Americana
New York, NY (May 7, 2014) – Arts Brookfield’s annual free summer music festival on the Lower Manhattan waterfront will celebrate its fifth anniversary on July 14th and 15th by expanding its signature blues lineup to include favorites from the rock, roots, and Americana scenes, organizers announced today.
Salem Jazz and Soul Festival kicks off their SJSF/Berklee Summer Series at Derby Square, Salem
SJSF/Berklee Summer Series monthly concerts kicks off with the Berklee Yellowjackets Ensemble
PRLog – April 29, 2015 – SALEM, Mass. — The Salem Jazz and Soul Festival will begin its 2015 SJSF/Berklee Summer Series in Derby Square, Salem, on Saturday, May 9, with a concert featuring The Yellowjackets, a band made up of current Berklee College of Music students.
The free show will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. and will feature an educational interview about music and the Berklee experience.
City Parks Foundation Announces SUMMERSTAGE
30th ANNIVERSARY SEASON
Presented by Capital One Bank
Expanded season runs May 18 – October 4
Over 140+ FREE Music, Dance, Comedy, Family and Theater programs in 14 Parks Across all 5 Boroughs
April 8, 2015 – New York, NY– In June of 1986 Sun Ra and the Omniverse Jet Set Arkestra performed a free concert in the Naumberg Bandshell in Central Park, and the summer music landscape in New York City changed forever. Today, nearly 30 years later, SummerStage is New York City’s largest free performing arts festival, presenting work in all performing arts disciplines, with a focus on New York’s unique neighborhoods. SummerStage has touched the lives of more than six million fans from around the world.
Aretha Franklin and Foster the People to Headline 2015 Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City’s Saturday in the Park Festival
SIOUX CITY, Iowa, April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City’s Saturday in the Park Festival is pleased to announce the headliners for the 2015 festival, the festivals 25th Anniversary. Aretha Franklin and Foster The People will close this year’s 25th installment of the festival, event co-founder Dave Bernstein announced Thursday.
THE CHICAGO DEPARTMENT OF CULTURAL AFFAIRS & SPECIAL EVENTS AND THE JAZZ INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO ANNOUNCE THE COMPLETE LINEUP OF THE 37th ANNUAL CHICAGO JAZZ FESTIVAL TO BE HELD SEPTEMBER 3-6, 2015 IN MILLENNIUM PARK & CHICAGO CULTURAL CENTER
The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) is pleased to announce the 37th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival. The festival will take place in Millennium Park and at the Chicago Cultural Center (78 E. Washington Street), September 3-6, showcasing the very best of jazz music from noon to 9:30pm daily. Additionally, the festival is partnering once again with Pianoforte Foundation for a three-concert series to kick off Festival Week. The five–concert Neighborhood Nights series line-up will be announced shortly. The FREE admission Chicago Jazz Festival is produced by DCASE and programmed by the Jazz Institute of Chicago (JIC).