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Hammond brings own repertoire to Blind Willie festival stage

...shared a Grammy Award win for his contribution to the Blues Explosion album recorded at the Montreux (Switzerland) Jazz Festival. It also featured Stevie Ray Vaughan, Koko Taylor and others.It was Hammond who supplied the musical soundtrack...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-05-06/hammond-brings-own-re
After 50 years, big changes coming to Cuba tourism

...Katja Von Tiesenhausen, a 41-year-old emergency room doctor from Boston who was on a tour that included the Havana Jazz Festival.Dozens of operators offer people-to-people travel at prices that typically range from $2,000 to $6,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-27/after-50-years-big-changes-coming-c
The Revivalists to play twice: festival, then Sky City encore

...the top of my head, we've done it before in New Orleans (the Revivalists' hometown) for Voodoo (Festival) and Jazz Festival in the day and had a night show, but I'm trying to think if we've ever done it outside of New Orleans. This might...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-17/revivalists-play-twic
Downtown jazz festival to benefit Augusta United Negro College Fund

...note: The ticket cost was inaccurate on an earlier version of this report.The second annual Ann N. Johnson UNCF Jazz Festival will feature a national recording artist and local favorites to raise money for the Augusta United Negro College fund...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-09/downtown-jazz-festival-be
2014 Arts Preview: Music

...23: Rick Alviti, Elvis tribute PAINE COLLEGE: 1235 15th St., www.paine.eduSept. 14: Ann N. Johnson UNCF Jazz Festival with Sounds Unlimited, Mike Frost Band, TuTu D'Vyne, QuietStorm, Roman GianArthur; 6 p.m. Jessye Norman Amphitheater...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-04/2014-arts-preview-mus
Around the block

...more information, call (706) 922-3883 or (706) 922-0171. Jazz FestivalThe second annual Ann N. Johnson UNCF Jazz Festival will be held at 6 p.m. Sept. 14 at the Jessye Norman Amphitheatre.The concert will featuer Sounds Unlimited...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-04/around-block
Around the block

...served.For more information, e-mail SSkadan@wjbf.com.Jazz FestivalThe second annual Ann N. Johnson UNCF Jazz Festival will be held at 6 p.m. Sept. 14 at the Jessye Norman Amphitheatre.The concert will feature Sounds Unlimited...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-09-10/around-block
Jazz concert returns to raise more scholarship funds

With rain clouds looming overhead, the second annual Ann N. Johnson UNCF Jazz Festival kicked off Sunday without so much as a hiccup.The festival, named in honor of a Paine College graduate and former staff member...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-14/jazz-concert-returns-raise-m
Augusta Amusements brings in Blind Boys of Alabama, Jim Brickman

...special energy to audiences by crossing over between boogie-woogie, blues, jazz and pop. A reviewer at a previous jazz festival lauded Kaeshammer as a man who "entertains with a capital 'E' ... connecting deeply with the audience on a gut level...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-30/augusta-amusements-br
Live jazz this weekend

...15 advance, $20 day of show; (706) 650-5005, evanstownecenterpark.com ? INAUGURAL ANN N. JOHNSON UNCF JAZZ FESTIVAL ? Benefit for the Augusta United Negro College Fund Campaign featuring Sounds Unlimited, Trey McLaughlin and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-09-04/live-jazz-weekend