Announcing Jazz Festival 2014 Headliners

Healdsburg Jazz Festival Announces 2014 Headliners featuring a two-day Celebration of the Blues honoring Charlie Musselwhite Festival dates:  May 31-June 8, 2014 The 16th Annual Healdsburg Jazz Festival once again brings a wide array of jazz styles to Sonoma Country’s wine country destination, from May 30 – June 10.  The 10 days of music will include a two day mini festival “Celebrating the Blues,” with Charlie Musselwhite and Joshua Redman,

NEA Grant to Support 2014 Festival

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE      CONTACT :  Jessica Felix, 707-433-4633 Healdsburg Jazz Festival Receives National Endowment for the Arts “Art Works” Grant to Support “Celebration of the Blues”   Healdsburg, CA – The Healdsburg Jazz Festival is one of 895 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Art Works grant, according to National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Acting Chairman Joan Shigekawa. The Festival, embarking on its 16th year of bringing

March 2013: Full Festival Press Release

Press Contact: Jessica Felix, March 26, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Healdsburg Jazz Festival Celebrates its 15th Anniversary,May 31- June 9  Let the Party Begin! Healdsburg Jazz Festival celebrates its 15th Anniversary with a two day Tribute to Charlie Haden, an exclusive 2013 engagement of the Charles Lloyd–Jason Moran duo, SWEET HONEY IN THE ROCK® and the premier of the HJF Freedom Jazz Choir. The 15th anniversary Healdsburg Jazz Festival

Announcing 2013 Festival Headliners

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Healdsburg Jazz Announces Lineup for 15th Annual Festival, May 31-June 9, 2013 Sonoma County’s “wine country” will again become “jazz country” when the 15th annual Healdsburg Jazz Festival takes place from May 31 – June 9, 2013 at various indoor and outdoor venues around Healdsburg. The 2013 festival lineup to date includes a two-day tribute to jazz bassist Charlie Haden and other headliner performances by Charles Lloyd

HJF Receives NEA Grant for Charlie Haden Tribute

Healdsburg Jazz Festival is recommended for a $20,000 grant to support a tribute to NEA Jazz Master Charlie Haden. Tribute dates are June 1 and 2 and will be part of the larger 10-day festival, May 31 – June 9, 2013. More than 20 performers representing various phases of the bassist-composer-bandleader’s career are slated to participate in this two-day celebration of his music culminating in a concert by the 12-piece Liberation Music Orchestra.

Moore Lane Open Studio, Dec. 8-9

Join the Healdsburg Jazz Festival and six local artists and artisans in an open house just behind the City Hall of North St., at the Moore Lane Open Studios. It’s Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 8 & 9, from 11 am to 5 pm each day. Music, food, beverages and a chance to buy gifts for loved ones – Look for Festival CDs, memberships and raffle tickets for our Jazzoom Vespa.

Jazz Masters Concert: November 3

Trio 3 (oliver lake/ reggie workman/ andrew cyrille) When: Tuesday, November 3 Where: Flying Goat Café 324 Center Street, Healdsburg Time: Two Shows 7pm and 9pm Cost: Tickets, $25.00 (available now) Healdsburg is once again very fortunate to be able to experience in a very intimate setting an all-star partnership of jazz masters, with the group Trio 3.  In an extremely rare West Coast tour, Reggie Workman, Oliver Lake and

July E-newsletter

 Want to receive this newsletter monthly by email? Join our Email list! (Right column) Summer in Sonoma County. . . Prime time for Jazz! The Festival is over, but the jazz never stops in Healdsburg. July brings new visitors to town and old friends come back to find the best in real jazz, Thursday-Saturday in the heart of the wine country. Newest addition to the jazz scene in town is the Murphy-Goode