[JPL] PASS THE WORD: JAZZ WEEK IN SAVANNAH GA NEARING!!!

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Mon Sep 18 18:51:41 EDT 2006


The Coastal Jazz Association presents 
JAZZ WEEK IN SAVANNAH GA!!! 

The 25th ANNUAL SAVANNAH  JAZZ  FESTIVAL 


JAZZ WEEK starts September 24 and runs through October 1, 2006 

-NATIONAL ACTS start September 28-30, 2006 



For 25 years, the Coastal Jazz Association has been bringing music lovers together to enjoy good company and great free music.  This year will be even bigger since The Savannah Jazz Festival is celebrating its 25th Anniversary with extra-special events and jazz lineups. 

The 25th Anniversary of The Savannah Jazz Festival is a celebration of all the types of  jazz that has been performed at the festival over the last quarter century, with a wide range of music, from Dixieland, traditional swing, straight-ahead and bop to melodic standards, Latin rhythms and funky downhome "gutbucket" blues. The festival promises to feature the best in international, national, regional and local jazz talent. The Savannah Jazz Festival is sponsored by the City of Savannah's Department of Cultural Affairs.  For more information go to:  www.savannahjazzfestival.org    
There will be something for everyone at this 25th Anniversary Jazz Extravaganza! 


Schedule

Sunday, September 24, 2006--- 5:00PM-9:00PM    -The Festival Kick-Off featuring the area's finest musicians/artists   @ Cobblestone Conch House*, ( Sponsored by Annie's Guitars and Drums) 

Monday, September 25, 2006--- 8:00PM-11:00PM      Alex Nguyen Quintet  @ Cobblestone Conch House*

Tuesday, September 26, 2006--- 8:00PM-11:00PM      -Howard Paul Trio @ Cobblestone Conch House*

Wednesday, September 27,2006--- 8:00-11:00PM  -Dixieland with the Beer Parlor Ramblers @ Cobblestone Conch House* 
Thursday, September 28, 2006    BLUES UNDER THE STARS---Forsyth Park ***

7:00PM                            Eric Culberson 
8:00PM                            Sapphire Bullets of Pure Love (sponsored by Annie's Guitars and Drums) 
9:00PM                            Haywood Gregory

10:30PM       After Festival Jam Session, Eric Culberson, Teddy Adams, others---Mercury Lounge** 


Friday, September 29, 2006---Forsyth Park *** 

7:00PM-8:00PM               The Benedetto Players (Sponsored by Benedetto Guitars) 
9:15PM-10:15PM             University of North Florida Jazz Ensemble featuring Ernie Watts (Sponsored by Buffet Crampton USA and Keilworth Saxophones)   
9:30PM                             Pucho and His Latin Soul Brothers 

11:00PM        After Festival Jam Session (featuring local, regional, national  artists)---Cobblestone Conch House* 

Saturday, September 30, 2006---Forsyth Park *** 

4:00PM-5:00PM                Savannah Arts Academy (Savannah)  & Merit School of Music (Chicago)
5:00PM-6:00PM                Barry Greene Quartet 
6;00PM- 7:15PM               Coastal Jazz Association Hall of Fame All-Stars 
7:30PM-8:30PM                Ben Riley Trio Featuring Randy Weston 
8:45PM-9:45PM                David "Fathead" Newman 
10:00PM                              Kevin Mahogany with the Savannah Jazz Orchestra 

11:00PM         After Festival Jam Session (featuring local, regional, national  artists)---Cobblestone Conch House* 

Sunday, October 1, 2006---Forsyth Park 

4:00PM     Savannah Youth Jazz Festival with Savannah Arts Academy Skylite Band, CJA All-Stars, "Ronald McDonald"   (Sponsored by St Joseph's/Candler Hospitals, McDonald's, Inc.)        
                                                                                 


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