THIS IS OUR MUSIC Presents
2018 NYC WINTER JAZZFEST
Celebrating The 14th Annual Season
January 10-17, 2018,
Presenting A Wide Spectrum of Jazz
A Tribute To The Late Geri Allen, Frequent Winter Jazzfest Alumna, Music Direction by Terri Lyne Carrington
In 2017, Winter JazzFest artists addressed various themes of social justice in their music. Now in its 14th annual season, Winter Jazzfest 2018 will span January 10-17, 2018, presenting cutting-edge programming.
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.
AWARD-WINNING WRITER, DIRECTOR & PRODUCER
JE’CARYOUS JOHNSON READIES HIS NEWEST STAGE PLAY & CASTS SUPERSTAR VIVICA A. FOX
TO BRING THE HIT MOVIE
TWO CAN PLAY THAT GAME TO THE STAGE THIS FALL
Los Angeles, CA (August 10, 2017) – The original movie was met with rave reviews, instantly becoming a fan favorite and ultimately a cult classic. Over the years, the media has lauded it a “turning point in movie history” and a “game changer.”
BANK OF THE WEST SUMMER CONCERT SERIES: LINEUP ANNOUNCED!
15 FRIDAY EVENING CONCERTS FROM JUNE – OCTOBER
AT THE HYATT REGENCY NEWPORT BEACH
NEWPORT BEACH, CA – Summer is in full swing, which means the Bank of the West Summer Concert Series is back for another incredible season of music at the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach. The 2017 concerts will feature an eclectic array of world-class jazz, soul and R&B between June 16 and October 13. Tickets are on sale now at www.hyattconcerts.tix.com.
Thirty-Five National Music Artists Perform In Dallas first annual Riverfront Jazz Festival
DALLAS, March 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Dallas’ first annual Riverfront Jazz Festival, presented and produced by The Black Academy of Arts and Letters (TBAAL), will host national music artists and highlight the city’s charm and unique, diverse culture on Labor Day Weekend, September 1-3, 2017 on three stages at the stately Horseshoe Park, 811 Pemberton Hill Road.
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.
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.