Now in it’s 6th year, The Hudson Valley Jazz Festival is scheduled for Aug. 27-30. Still-developing schedule can be found at www.hudsonvalleyjazzfest.org.
This year’s headliner is Miles Davis protege Wallace Roney. Mr. Roney will perform Sunday, August 30, at The Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center. Presented by Advisors Capital Management.
New town to this year’s festival is New Paltz NY. >Gomen Kudasain Restaurant will feature Harvey Kaiser.
Past HVJF headlining artists have included The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, Dave Liebman, John Abercrombie, Arturo O’ Farrill, Mark Egan, Bobby Sanabria and Bill Evans, to name but a few.
Drawing also from the deep reservoir of exceptional local and area-wide talent, it’s no surprise The New York Times, DownBeat Magazine, NYC Jazz Record, and Village Voice have all picked up on the growing significance of the Hudson Valley Jazz Festival.
Celebrate opening night wth The Ciampa Latin ensemble in Warwick’s Landmark Inn and The Robert Kopec Group at Christopher’s Bistro in Chester.
A park concert Sat Aug 29 in Pine Island with Neil Alexander and The Village of Warwick PresentsJason Miles/Ingrid Jensen on The Village Green .
Full schedule at site. http://www.hudsonvalleyjazzfest.org