Motor City Jazz
Date: 30 Aug 2013
Time: 00:00 - 00:00
Location: Detroit, Detroit
Ahmad Jamal (pictured above) and his quartet will be among the headliners at this year’s Detroit Jazz Festival, set to unfold over Labor Day weekend on four downtown stages. Other headlining acts at this year’s festival include Joshua Redman, John Scofield, Sheila Jordan, McCoy Tyner (with special guest, dancer Savion Glover), Charles Lloyd and Bill Frisell, The Yellowjackets, and The David Murray Big Band (featuring Macy Gray). Another promising attraction is a planned tribute to the late Dave Brubeck, which will feature the Brubeck Brothers Quartet.
The Detroit Jazz Festival is the world’s largest free jazz festival. For more details and a full lineup, go to www.detroitjazzfest.com.