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Jazz Fest Minutes
2:03 am
Tue April 20, 2010

New Orleans Pianist And Composer Tom McDermott Plays Jazz Fest May 1st

New Orleans – Outstanding New Orleans pianist and composer Tom McDermott joins forces with superb clarinetist Evan Christopher to play Jazz Fest Saturday, May 1st.

To find out more about Tom McDermott - please click here .

For more information about the 41st Annual New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival Presented by Shell - please click here .

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Jazz Fest Minutes
1:52 am
Tue April 20, 2010

New Orleans Pianist And Composer Tom McDermott Plays Jazz Fest May 1st

New Orleans – Outstanding New Orleans pianist and composer Tom McDermott joins forces with superb clarinetist Evan Christopher to play Jazz Fest Saturday, May 1st.

To find out more about Tom McDermott - please click here .

For more information about the 41st Annual New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival Presented by Shell - please click here .

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Jazz Fest Minutes
2:13 am
Mon April 19, 2010

Topsy Chapman And Solid Harmony Play Jazz Fest April 29th

New Orleans – Great New Orleans singer Topsy Chapman - and her daughters Yolanda Windsay and Jolynda Phillips - performing as Topsy Chapman and Solid Harmony - bring their exquisite vocal harmonies and captivating stage presence to Jazz Fest Thursday, April 29, 2010.

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Jazz Fest Minutes
4:15 pm
Fri April 16, 2010

Great Guitarist Steve Masakowski And His New Band Nova NOLA Play Jazz Fest May 2nd

New Orleans – New Orleans guitarist and composer Steve Masakowski and his colleagues in Astral Project have set a very high standard for modern jazz in the Crescent City for over 30 years. Masakowski's latest project is a quintet - Nova NOLA - that includes his daughter Sasha - and son Martin...

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Jazz Fest Minutes
4:32 pm
Thu April 15, 2010

Hot Young String Band Old Crow Medicine Show Plays Jazz Fest May 1st

New Orleans – Old Crow Medicine Show fiddler and singer Ketch Secor lived in New Orleans for three years as a youngster - and absorbed a lot of Crescent City influences in those years. OCMS is a big draw at top festivals - and they're regularly featured on A Prairie Home Companion - but they still love to make music in the streets when they can...

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Jazz Fest Minutes
5:35 pm
Wed April 14, 2010

Great New Orleans Trumpeter Nicholas Payton Plays Jazz Fest April 30th

New Orleans – To learn more about Nicholas Payton and his music - go here.

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Jazz Fest Minutes
1:49 am
Tue April 13, 2010

World-Renowned New Orleans Songwriter, Pianist, Producer and Arranger Allen Toussaint To Play Jazz Fest April 30th and May 1st

New Orleans – New Orleans songwriter, pianist, producer and arranger Allen Toussaint - a Rock'n'Roll Hall of Famer - will perform twice at Jazz Fest - a set of his classic tunes on Friday, April 30th - and selections from his Grammy-nominated jazz cd "The Bright Mississippi" in the Jazz Tent on Saturday, May 1st.

For more information about Allen Toussiant and his music - please click here .

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Jazz Fest Minutes
12:24 am
Mon April 12, 2010

"Newgrass" All-Star Sam Bush Plays Jazz Fest April 24th

New Orleans – Mandolin maestro and singer/songwriter Sam Bush - and his superb quintet - bring their dynamic "Newgrass" sounds to Jazz Fest Saturday, April 24, 2010.

To find out more about Sam Bush and his music - please click here .

For more information about the 41st Annual New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival Presented by Shell - please click here .

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Jazz Fest Minutes
12:39 am
Fri April 9, 2010

New Orleans Clarinetist and Composer Tim Laughlin Plays Jazz Fest May 2nd

New Orleans – New Orleans clarinetist and composer Tim Laughlin's compelling new tunes are a stylish addition to the standard Crescent City repetoire. Catch Tim at Jazz Fest on Sunday, May 2, 2010.

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Jazz Fest Minutes
12:09 am
Thu April 8, 2010

Grand Prix du Disque Winner Terence Blanchard To Play Jazz Fest April 24th

New Orleans – New Orleans trumpeter and composer Terence Blanchard won the 2009 Grand Prix du Disque for his cd "Choices" - and his quintet will play music from "Choices" at Jazz Fest Saturday, April 24, 2010.

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