The Detroit Jazz Festival announces 2014 lineup

  The Detroit Jazz Festival announces its 2014 Artist in Residence and world-class group of headlining acts for the 35th annual Labor Day Weekend performances. The highly anticipated event will take place August 29th - September 1st.
 
   The Festival will stay true to its roots of delivering a diverse lineup, featuring up-and-coming acts as well as jazz legends, from both Detroit and around the world. Headlining acts for 2014 include:
 
2014 Artist in Residence, Joshua Redman
A Night at the Apollo Theatre featuring Ted Louis Levy, Margot B, Kevin Mahogany, the David Berger‘s New York City Jazz Orchestra and special guests
Straighten Up and Fly Right – The Nat King Cole Tribute Featuring Ramsey Lewis and John Pizzarelli
Al Foster Quartet
Christian McBride Trio
Cyrille Aimée
Dave Holland, Prism Featuring Kevin Eubanks. Eric Harland, Craig Taborn
Diane Schuur with Alan Broadbent
Detroit Jazz Festival Orchestra (DJFO) HOMECOMING Band - Jimmy Wilkins and the DJFO
Joey Defrancesco Quartet
Lou Donaldson Organ Quartet
Mack Avenue SuperBand
Marcus Belgrave and a tribute to the legacy of Louis Armstrong
Mike Stern Band
Nicholas Payton, Sketches of Miles and Gil
Pharoah Sanders Quartet
Ron Carter and Peter Bernstein, tribute to Jim Hall
Sean Jones Quartet
Stanley Clarke – School Days
The Barry Harris Trio featuring Ray Drummond and Leroy Williams
The DJF All-Stars — tribute to Sonny Red and other Detroit composers
Tim Ries and the East Gypsy Band
Tom Harrell‘s Colors of a Dream with Esperanza Spalding
Tormé Sings Tormé featuring Steve March-Tormé
 
To see the full lineup, visit http://www.detroitjazzfest.com/travel.html
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