Thursday, February 10, 2011

Playboy Jazz Festival Lineup Announced

Dianne Reeves will headline Saturday's lineup for this summer classic. Joining Dianne will be The Roots w/Terrance Blanchard, Fourplay, Eddie Palmieri Salsa Orchestra, SF Jazz Collective, A Night in Treme: The Musical Majesty of New Orleans, The Cosby All Stars, Ambrose Akinmusire, and the LAUSD All City HS Big Band.

Sunday's headliner is blues legend Buddy Guy. Completing the lineup is: the Pullum HS Jazz Big Band, Carlos Varela, Bull Cunliffe and the Resonance Big Band, Still Black, Still Proud: An African Tribute to James Brown, Geri Allen and her Timeline Band, Harmony 3 (Ronnie Laws, Walter Beasley, and Stanley Jordan), Naturally 7, John Scofield and Robben Ford, and Lee Konitz New Quartet. Emcee for both days is Bill Cosby.

Ticket priority goes to those that purchase for both days, and range from $40 - $100 for both days. Download the form to send in your ticket order.

This is my idea of fun in the sun!

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