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Jazz Fest 2014

Richmond Jazz Festival

World-Class Music, Wine, Craft Beer, Food and More

"Experience Jazz in Bloom" at the 5th Annual Richmond Jazz Festival Presented by Altria. The Richmond Jazz Festival kicks off with two dynamic openers at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and Hardywood Park Craft Brewery on Thursday, Aug. 7th. On Friday, Aug. 8th, enjoy "Homegrown at the Hippodrome Theater" with live performances by Grammy Award-winning gospel group Blind Boys of Alabama and trumpeter Sean Jones.

On Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 9th and 10th, the Richmond Jazz Festival moves to the 100-acre estate at Maymont and will feature more than 30 performances by top Grammy Award winners including Boz Scaggs, Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds, Eric Benet, Average White Band, Cassandra Wilson, Diane Reeves, Roy Ayers, Earl Klugh, Boney James, Cameo, Mary-Mary, Rick Braun, Euge Groove, Peter White, Bill Frisell, Regina Carter, Christian McBride, Down to the Bone, "Sweet Poppa" Lou Donaldson, Tierney Sutton, Maceo Parker, Terry Lyne Carrington, Pedrito Martinez and more!

Visit www.jazzatmaymont.com to purchase tickets today!

 

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