Newport Jazz Festival

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Newport Jazz Festival

Sunday, August 5, 2012, 11 am
Fort Adams State Park
Newport, RI

Danny Melnick has reunited with George Wein and is proud to be the Associate Producer of the festival. The official festival site is here: http://www.newportjazzfest.net/

Tedeschi Trucks Band; Maria Schneider Orchestra; Jason Moran and the Bandwagon; Kurt Elling; Miguel Zenón’s Rayuela; Jenny Scheinman & Bill Frisell; Ambrose Akinmusire Quintet; Rudresh Mahanthappa’s Samdhi; Gretchen Parlato & Lionel Loueke with special guest Becca Stevens; John Hollenbeck’s Claudia Quintet + 1 featuring Theo Bleckmann & Kurt Elling; 3 Cohens: Yuval, Anat and Avishai Cohen; Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks; Lewis Nash Quintet featuring Jeremy Pelt and Jimmy Greene; Ryan Truesdell’s Gil Evans Centennial Project w/Gretchen Parlato; and Berklee Global Jazz Institute Sextet.