Wednesday February 24, 2010
Jazz Aspen Snowmass kicks off their 20th Anniversary in June with some of the biggest names in jazz, pop, and world music, including IMN’s own Dianne Reeves and Maceo Parker.
Directed by JAS Distinguished Artist in Residence Christian McBride, the show on Saturday, June 26 will feature a Grammy-like format of of multiple guest artists backed by a Big Band. Along with Reeves and Parker, the show will feature Patti Austin, Fred Wesley, Terence Blanchard, John Clayton, and more.
June Festival tickets are on-sale Friday, Feb. 12. Tickets will be available at 866-JAS-TIXX (527-8499) or www.jazzaspen.org. For information on Patron (VIP) tickets call the JAS office at 970-920-4996. Ticket and lodging packages are also available at 800-SNOWMASS or www.snowmasstourism.com.