Tanglewood Jazz Festival to Feature Pizzarelli, Molaskey, Blackwell and More

News   Tanglewood Jazz Festival to Feature Pizzarelli, Molaskey, Blackwell and More The Boston Symphony Orchestra will present its annual Tanglewood Jazz Festival Sept. 4-6, 2009, at the orchestra's summer home in Lenox, MA.

Among the jazz artists who will be featured during this year's weekend of concerts are Paquito d'Rivera, Regina Carter, Nnenna Freelon, Kenny Barron, Mulgrew Miller, John Pizzarelli, Jessica Molaskey, Dave Holland, Jon Faddis and Harolyn Blackwell. Tickets for the shows, which will be held in Seiji Ozawa Hall, will go on sale Feb. 15, 2009.

The line-up for this season's festival follows:
Sept. 4 at 8 PM: An evening with Paquito d'Rivera
Sept. 5 at 2 PM: Radio Deluxe with John Pizzarelli and Jessica Molaskey; live taping for national radio broadcast
Sept. 5 at 8 PM: Regina Carter Quartet Reverse Thread; Dreaming the Duke with Nnenna Freelon, Harolyn Blackwell, and Mike Garson
Sept. 6 at 2 PM: Piano duet with Kenny Barron and Mulgrew Miller; Vanguard Jazz Orchestra
Sept. 6 at 8 PM: A Triumph of Trumpets with the Jon Faddis Quartet and special guests TBA; Dave Holland

For more information visit www.tanglewood.org.

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