Announcing the 60th anniversary of the Newport Jazz Festival.
August 1st through 3rd in Newport, RI.
Tickets on sale now at http://www.newportjazzfest.org/
This Friday on Jazz Matinee, host Ed Gardella will be interviewing trombonist Stan Vincent, who has been with the storied Black Eagle Jazz Band for over forty years! The Black Eagle Jazz Band has long been a New England staple and has played all around the globe. Stan will be talking about Black Eagle's upcoming concert, June 22nd, at The Amazing Things Art Center in Framingham.
At 5:30, Ed will be joined by renowned jazz vocalist and actor Carter Calvert! Carter has just released a new album with The Roger Cohen Trio, a great release of musical chemistry between band and vocalist, featuring a wide range of classics and ballads from The American Songbook. Carter is also starring as Patsy Cline for the 80th anniversary of The Ogunquit Theater, and will be discussing the role and what it means to play one of her idols.