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Caramoor’s Jazz Festival celebrates 20th season

By Susan Wolfert

It started with a single performance in 1994, but today the Jazz Festival is an integral part of Caramoor’s annual musical menu, and this summer, celebrates its 20th anniversary. This year’s festival, taking place July 26-28, celebrates the art form, its deep cultural history, and a gathering of talent – iconic and emerging – second to none.

A chance meeting between Caramoor Managing Director Paul Rosenblum and jazz DJ and producer Jim Luce at a kindergarten parents’ breakfast in Manhattan gave rise to a happy, successful, and long-lasting collaboration that first brought jazz to Caramoor.

Every jazz festival at Caramoor since its inception has been produced by Mr. Luce, who believes New York is the center of the jazz world, but performances Read more

2012 Caramoor Jazz Festival

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Press Contact: Lois Cohn Associates
CARAMOOR INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL
PRESENTS THE 2012 JAZZ FESTIVAL, JULY 28-29
PAT METHENY UNITY BAND, ROY HAYNES’ FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH BAND,
DEE DEE BRIDGEWATER, KENNY BARRON & MORE Read more

2011 Jazz Festival

2011 JAZZ FESTIVAL, AUGUST 6 – 8
Katonah, NY ~ April 15, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Cohn Dutcher Associates
CARAMOOR INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL
PRESENTS THE 2011 JAZZ FESTIVAL, AUGUST 6 – 8

JASON MORAN AND THE BANDWAGON, JOHN SCOFIELD TRIO, CHRISTIAN MCBRIDE BIG BAND, JOSHUA REDMAN’S JAMES FARM, RENEE ROSNES, FRED HERSCH & NICO GORI DUO & MORE Read more