Town Point Park, Downtown Norfolk, Virginia
Jazz lovers are anticipating an exciting return of the Norfolk Waterfront Jazz Festival for its 32nd year Friday, July 18 to Sunday, July 20. Chill to the sounds of smooth jazz in the serene setting along the water at Town Point Park with some of the great names in Jazz including The Yellowjackets, Ramsey Lewis and Generation NeXt.
Friday, July 18, 2014
7:45pm & 9:30pm
Whether blistering-hot fusion or full-blown acoustic jazz, their music has evolved and matured considerably, but there's no mistaking that it is Yellowjackets you are hearing.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Over the past 25 years, Ken Navarro has performed in every major US city and had numerous Top 5 hits.
8:15pm & 9:45pm
Composer, pianist and jazz legend Ramsey Lewis has been referred to as “the great performer,” a title reflecting his performance style and musical selections which display his early gospel playing and classical training along with his love of jazz and other musical forms.
Sunday, July 20, 2014
GENERATION NEXT featuring Nicholas Cole, Julian Vaughn, Lin Roundtree & Lebron
Destined to join the ranks of successful concepts such as ‘Guitars & Saxes’ and ‘The Sax Pack’, a new dimension of smooth jazz has arrived, Generation NeXt.
General Admission: Open Lawn seating; please bring your own chair. Friday and Saturday - $28 each day at the gate Sunday - $20 at the gate
Boaters package (Parkside docking during Festival hours, no advance sales) $20 docking fee plus General Admission fee for each guest on board Contact Shane Vernon at 757.441.2345 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.festevents.org or by calling 757-441-2345.