Friday, June 12, 2009

Playboy Jazz Festival, June 13 & 14, @ Hollywood Bowl

31st Annual Playboy Jazz Festival Artist Lineup

Saturday, June 13, 2009
2:30 - 11 p.m.

The Neville Brothers
Kind of Blue @ 50 - Remembering the Miles Davis Classic: Jimmy Cobb's "So What Band" featuring Wallace Roney, Vincent Herring, Javon Jackson, Larry Willis and Buster Williams
Norman Brown’s "Summer Storm 2009" starring Phil Perry, Eric Darius and featuring Gail Jhonson in a “Tribute to Wayman Tisdale”
Jon Faddis Quartet
The Jack Sheldon Orchestra
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings
Pete Escovedo Orchestra featuring Sheila E., Peter Michael and Juan Escovedo
Esperanza Spalding
Cos of Good Music featuring Dwayne Burno, Ndugu Chancler, Anat Cohen, Luis Conte, Tanya Darby and Geoffrey Keezer
Direct from New Orleans, New Birth Brass Band
Los Angeles County High School for the Arts Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Jason Goldman

Sunday, June 14, 2009
2-10:30 p.m.

Wayne Shorter Quartet featuring Brian Blade, John Patitucci, Danilo Perez
Kenny G
Patti Austin
King Sunny Ade
Dave Holland Big Band
Monty Alexander's Jazz & Roots
Oscar Hernandez and the L.A. Salsa All Stars
Anat Cohen Quartet
Quincy Jones presents, Alfredo Rodriguez
North Hollywood High School Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Jonathan Kenion

Master of Ceremonies: Bill Cosby
Produced by George Wein and FestivalWest Inc.

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