Don’t miss out…

Lizz Wright and Roy Hargrove Sweepstakes
There is still time to enter the sweepstakes to win a trip to New York City and concert tickets for Lizz Wright (ends 8/13) and Roy Hargrove (ends 8/25). The ever so cool j-notes logo appears on each contest page. I am honored. Roy Hargrove and RH Factor will be funking up Yoshi’s from August 14 to 17. I cannot wait!
Telluride Jazz Celebration – August 1-3, 2003
Honoring former board advisor to the festival, Herbie Mann, the Telluride Jazz Celebration is one of the most unique and enjoyable festivals in the U.S. This year’s lineup includes: Guest of Honor, Cedar Walton; John Scofield Band; Kenny Garrett; Jane Bunnett & Spirits of Havana; Karrin Allyson; Kevin Mahogany; Larry Coryell; Chuchito Valdes; Leroy Jones; Astral Project; DJ Logic; Robert Walter’s 20th Congress; LA’s Washington Prep Gospel Chorus; Black Frames; Mariachi Nuevo Mexico; and as always, The Telluride All-Stars. Please see the website for more information.
Oakland 3rd Annual Art and Soul Festival – August 30, 31 & September 1
Reggae singer Ziggy Marley headlines the Plaza Stage on Sunday, August 31, presented by KFOG 104.5 FM. R&B/Jazz vocalist Rachelle Ferrell will be performing on Monday, September 1 with special guest, her brother Russ Barnes.
The Oakland Art & Soul Festival expands to all three days of Labor Day weekend! August 30, 31 & September 1, 2003.
Groove to live rock, blues, jazz, gospel and more on five big stages; stroll through eclectic artisan booths; savor exotic international foods; frolic in the festive family fun zone; enjoy readings by acclaimed authors; and celebrate cultural diversity at the City of Oakland’s 3rd Annual Art & Soul.
Keep checking the festival website for updates and detailed music lineup.

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