Barbados Jazz Festival


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Barbados Jazz Festival

January
Established in 1994 to bring world-renowned jazz performers to the West Indies, the Barbados Jazz Festival has featured such musicians as Luther Vandross, Kenny G, Roberta Flack, and Ray Charles. Indoor performances are held at the Sir Garfield Sobers's Gymnasium and Sunbury Plantation House. There are also open-air concerts at Farley Hill National Park and Heritage Park.
CONTACTS:
S&R Rentals & Production
A1 Stepney
St. George, Barbados
246-437-4537; fax: 246-437-4538
www.barbadosjazzfestival.com
References in periodicals archive ?
pounds 792 BOOGIE on down at the Barbados Jazz Festival (January 14-20) when you spend a week at the three-star Tropical Winds Apartment Hotel.
9-15: 13th Annual Barbados Jazz Festival, featuring international performers, including singing sensation Lionel Richie and musician Jill Scott.
Para los aficionados al Jazz, del 9 al 15 de enero del 2006 se celebrara el "13 Barbados Jazz Festival", con los mejores interpretes de jazz, tanto internacional como local.
In mid-January, the island hosts the Barbados Jazz Festival, followed by the African Renaissance Dance Festival, and in late February the Holetown Festival, which commemorates the landing of the first settlers to Barbados at Holetown in February 1627.
The calendar runs: January, Barbados jazz festival; February Hong Kong for the Chinese New Year (from pounds 639 per person); March, to learn scuba in Cuba; April, Antigua regattas (from pounds 489 per person); May, jazz festival in St Lucia; June, Zimbabwe and Botswana; July, Bali; August Maasai Mara in Africa for migration of the wildebeeste; September Mauritius; October Kenya beach; November Comores; December Thailand for an alternative Xmas.
* The Barbados Jazz Festival Featuring Anita Baker, Macy Gray, Karen Briggs, Mary, Mary, Will Downing and others.
* The Barbados Jazz Festival. Featuring Jill Scott, Lionel Richie, Norman Brown, Boney James, Roy Hargrove and others.
9-15: Barbados13th Annual Barbados Jazz Festival 2006
* The Barbados Jazz Festival. Featuring Alicia Keys and others.
9-15: Barbados 13th Annual Barbados Jazz Festival 2006
* The Barbados Jazz Festival. The 10th annual event features Patti LaBelle, Al Jarreau, Freddy Cole, Randy Crawford, Regina Belle, Steve Cole and CeCe Winans.
Full browser ?