The scoop on the exciting stuff happening at this year’s GRandJazzFest! Read the newsletter here.
Celebrate the 20th anniversary year of the Lansing JazzFest on Aug. 1 and 2, 2014! Performers include Glenn Brown & Intergalactic Spiral, Randy Gelispie Quartet with special guest Fareed Haque, RYZ featuring Perry Hughes and Gerard Gibbs, and Dirty Fingers – A Tribute to Big John Patton, by Jim Alfredson.
GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. – July 8, 2014 – GRandJazzFest presented by DTE Energy Foundation is pleased to announce the official festival schedule for Aug. 16 and 17 at Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids.
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Grand Rapids Jazz Orchestra with Edye Evans Hyde
Cooper Hay Van Lente Group
In The Tradition
Jazz Student Jam Session
Demetrius “Krayon” Nabors
The Robert Hurst Quintet
More information on GRandJazzFest can be found at http://www.grandjazzfest.org and at the festival’s Facebook and Twitter sites – http://www.facebook.com/grandjazzfest and http://www.twitter.com/grandjazzfest.
GRandJazzFest presented by DTE Energy Foundation is a community event of the nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization “GR and Jazz” founded in 2012, with the purpose of promoting and bringing awareness of jazz and related arts to new and diverse audiences through educational programs and community events. GRandJazzFest 2014 is a FREE weekend-long event that runs Saturday, Aug. 16, from noon until 10 p.m., and Sunday, Aug. 17, from noon p.m. to 8 p.m., featuring jazz artists who are primarily Michigan-based. GRandJazzFest brings together notable jazz performers as well as highlights up-and-coming artists for diverse audiences. GRandJazzFest is being held at Rosa Parks Circle, a central location in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids, where attendees can enjoy music, support local businesses and visit other Grand Rapids attractions. The festival is FREE. More information at www.grandjazzfest.org.