Juneteenth Jazz Splash 2016

Juneteenth Jazz Splash 2016

Dated: 06/17/2016

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This weekend Hold the 18th anniversary of the Juneteenth Jazz Splash at Arcosanti !

 Prescott Jazz Society puts on the Juneteenth Jazz Splash at Arcosanti every year..

The festival celebrates the Emancipation Proclamation, the 1863 order by President Abraham Lincoln setting free some 4 million slaves.

This is the 18th year that the Prescott Jazz Society has celebrated "freedom day" with jazz, blues and gospel music.

There is some more info on it , below

JUNETEENTH JAZZ SPLASH

The Prescott Jazz Society presents

Jazz Splash - Juneteenth Festival
"The American Jazz Timeline II"

June 18 & 19, 2016 (Saturday & Sunday)

A two-day festival celebrating the Emancipation Proclamation through all-American jazz, blues and Dance with Funk from world-class musicians.

This year's 2016 Juneteenth Festival will honor the memory of the late Muhammad Ali.

Sat. 11 am–11 pm

Boogie Woogie/Stride Piano
Blues
Jazz
Dance with Funk Frequency

Sun. 11 am–7 pm

Be-Bop/Hard Bop
Beyond Bop
[Cabaret] *
Finale

Admission: $5/day 
Free for Teens and Jazz Society Members
[Cabaret: $25 separate admission]*

For tickets and more information,
928.237.7908 • www.pjazz.org

                          
Performers:
               
Jonathan Best
Eric Williams
MUDDBONE Trio
R.D. Olson Band
Funk Frequency's Michael Weight and Trial by Fire's Carlton Godwin


Festival will conclude with Sunday's annual Larry Wilson Cabaret Show, featuring Phoenix Diva, vocalist SHERRY ROBERSON w/ Pianist


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