April 3rd & 4th at Fresno City College

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Join Fresno City College and JazzFresno for the annual City Jazz Festival, April 3rd and 4th at the Fresno City College Theatre. This year, acclaimed jazz vocalist Kevin Mahogany will highlight the Friday night concert (April 4th), backed by his trio and the Jazz Composers Orchestra. And on Thursday April 3rd, over two dozen high school jazz ensembles will perform on the FCC stage during the day, with a special awards concert with the FMCMEA Honor Jazz Bands and the Fresno City College Jazz Ensemble, featuring special guest trombonist Andy Martin and others.

Thursday April 3rd - Awards Concert - 7:00 PM @ Fresno City College Theatre
Featuring: FMCMEA Jr. High & High School Honor Bands, the FCC Jazz Ensemble + Andy Martin
Tickets: $10 general; $8 JazzFresno members, students, seniors

Friday April 4th - Showcase Concert - 8:00 PM @ Fresno City College Theatre
Featuring: Vocalist Kevin Mahogany & his Quartet + the Jazz Composers Orchestra
Tickets: $20 general; $15 JazzFresno members, students, seniors
FCC Box Office Phone: 559.442.8221
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Read more: City Jazz 2008 - featuring Kevin Mahogany, Andy Martin

January 24th & 25th

Over 40 intermediate school and high school jazz ensembles from throughout Central California will perform at the 2007 Mid Valley Jazz Festival at Cherry Avenue Middle School in Tulare CA, January 24th and 25th. See the complete schedule below.

Directions: Take the Prosperity Ave. Exit , turn right on Prosperity and then make the first left turn onto Cherry avenue. Go down about a half mile on the left side and you will see the school.

Read more: Mid Valley Jazz Festival in Tulare

April 25th at Fig Garden Village

Karen MarguthCelebrate the vocal essence of jazz on April 25th at Pangea's Terra Room with live jazz from vocalist Karen Marguth and her trio. Soak in the sophisticated jazz club atmosphere of the Terra Room and enjoy fine cuisine from Pangea at Fig Garden Village as we celebrate National Jazz Appreciation Month. Be sure to purchase tickets in advance, as our last Jazz at the Terra Room event was a sell out.
Jazz at the Terra Room
Friday April 25th - Featuring Karen Marguth & Her Trio - 8:00 PM

Event tickets are $12 general; $10 JazzFresno members and are available at Pangea.
Proceeds benefit JazzFresno and the Ella Fitzgerald Charitable Foundation.
Pangea Restaurant - Fig Garden Village - 752 W Shaw Ave - Fresno, CA 93704
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Bobby LoganEnjoy an evening that melds fine cuisine and great jazz, with this dinner jazz series at Campagnia this April, called Jazz at the Square. We’ve enlisted some of the Valley’s finest jazz artists for this special event. Wednesday April 2 - Bobby Logan & Friends
Wednesday April 9 - Les Nunes Combo
Wednesday April 16 - Leonard Bedoian Trio
Wednesday April 23 - Ya Tra Ta
All performances begin at 7:00 PM
Campagnia is located at 1185 E Champlain Dr, Fresno, CA 93720
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Debbie Ruud Chinatown Revitalization Inc is proud to announce the 2007 Chinatown Jazz Festival Friday and Saturday September 7th and 8th in Fresno's historic Chinatown. This year's festival theme is "A Journey Through the Evolution of Jazz", and features an expanded two day lineup with a special Friday night show at Full Circle Brewing Co, in addition to the all day events on Saturday September 8th on the grounds of Fire Station No. 3. This year's artist lineup ranges from American roots and blues, to gospel, dixieland, brass bands, and modern vocal, instrumental and latin jazz. Also new this year, an all star jam session will top off this year's Saturday night concert! Artists include Glen Delpit & the Subterraneans and Bobby Joe Neely (Friday Night) and Kevin Hill's Jazz Extravaganza, Patrick Contreras, the Javon Davis Trio, Debbi Ruud, the Blue Street Jazz Band, The Pleasant Travelers, and student jazz ensembles. JazzFresno is a proud sponsor of this event.
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Read more: Chinatown Jazz Festival - September 7th & 8th