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Jazz Fest Minutes
9:13 am
Fri April 30, 2010

Great Composer And Saxophonist Wayne Shorter Plays Jazz Fest May 2nd

New Orleans – Great composer and saxophonist Wayne Shorter - and his top-notch quartet - which includes Danilo Perez/piano, John Patitucci/bass, and Brian Blade/drums - play Jazz Fest Sunday, May 2nd.

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Jazz Fest Minutes
8:41 am
Thu April 29, 2010

Legendary Singer/Songwriter Richie Havens Plays Jazz Fest Sunday, May 2nd

New Orleans – Richie Havens' improvised "Freedom" was a benchmark moment at Woodstock - and more than 40 years later - he's still making memorable music. Richie Havens plays Jazz Fest Sunday, May 2nd.

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Jazz Fest Minutes
8:35 am
Tue April 27, 2010

Louisiana Drummer and Composer Brian Blade Brings His Fellowship Band To Jazz Fest May 1st

New Orleans – Brian Blade is one of the most in-demand drummers in music - a regular colleague of such top artists as Wayne Shorter and Joni Mitchell - and a fine composer who has led his Fellowship Band since 1998.

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Jazz Fest Minutes
8:48 am
Mon April 26, 2010

Great New Orleans Pianist Ellis Marsalis Plays Jazz Fest Sunday May 2nd

New Orleans – Great New Orleans pianist, composer and educator Ellis Marsalis - who started in music as a clarinetist and saxophonist - began the transition to the keyboard one night at the legendary Dew Drop Inn...

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Jazz Fest Minutes
4:57 pm
Thu April 22, 2010

New Orleans Singer/Songwriter Theresa Andersson Plays Jazz Fest Sunday, April 25th

New Orleans – New Orleans singer/songwriter - and 21st Century one-woman band - Theresa Andersson -celebrates the release of a new DVD Saturday night, April 24th at Le Petit Theater - and plays Jazz Fest Sunday, April 25th.

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Jazz Fest Minutes
6:45 pm
Wed April 21, 2010

La Divina Gelateria Debuts At Jazz Fest

New Orleans – La Divina Gelateria debuts as a food vendor at this year's Jazz Fest - with a booth near the Gentilly Stage serving 8 flavors daily - and a freezer on a tricycle dispensing 2 flavors near the Jazz Tent.

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Jazz Fest Minutes
8:45 am
Wed April 21, 2010

Big Easy Award-Winning Singer Sasha Masakowski Plays Jazz Fest May 2nd

New Orleans – Singer Sasha Masakowski - a recent UNO Jazz Studies graduate - and Big Easy Award winner - joins her father Steve - and brother Martin - for a Jazz Fest performance with their band Nova NOLA - Sunday, May 2nd.

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Jazz Fest Minutes
10:40 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.

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

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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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