07/12/2012

Vail, CO – The Vail Jazz Festival, now in its 18th year, presents two free performances this Sunday, July 15 in Vail as part of the popular Jazz @ The Market and Jazz @ Kelly Liken series.  
 
In partnership with the Vail Farmer’s Market and Art Show, Jazz @ The Market is held each Sunday in the Jazz Tent at Solaris. The performances take place from 12 p.m. – 3 p.m. and this week features the straight-ahead and modern jazz of Chuck Lamb & Cohecided.
 
On Sunday, the Tony Gulizia Trio will perform with jazz guitarist and vocalist Justin Allison at restaurant Kelly Liken for Jazz @ Kelly Liken. The summer-long series compliments Liken’s Sunday Harvest dinners. Reservations are recommended. Allison will again be featured this summer on Sunday, August 5 at Jazz @ The Market in the Justin Allison Trio.??

About the Vail Jazz Festival:
With 40 performances from June 24 through September 3, the 18th annual Vail Jazz Festival presents headliners such as Marcia Ball, Byron Stripling, the Jeff Hamilton Trio and the Junior Mance Trio in a variety of ticketed and free events in intimate indoor and unique outdoor venues throughout Vail. Featuring diverse jazz genres from straight-ahead and Latin, to swing and the Great American Songbook, the Festival culminates with the Labor Day Vail Jazz Party featuring more than 30 hours of music in a five-day celebration of jazz.
 
Jazz @ The Market 2012:?

7/15: Chuck Lamb & Cohencided, Straight-Ahead Jazz
7/22: Ginga Band, Brazilian-Venezuelan Beats
7/29: Lionel Young Band, Electric Blues Violin
8/5: Justin Allison Trio, The American Songbook
8/12: Salsa Con Jazz, Latin Jazz and Salsa
8/19: Laura Newman Trio, Classic Jazz and Funk
8/26: Tony G’s Jam, Swing to Bebop

For more information about the Vail Jazz Festival and the Labor Day Vail Jazz Party, call 888-VAIL-JAM (888-824-5526) or visit www.vailjazz.org. The Vail Jazz Festival is presented by the Vail Jazz Foundation.
 
If you go:
What: Free Jazz Sundays
Where: Jazz @ The Market & Jazz @ Kelly Liken
When: 12 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.
Cost: Free

Contact(s)

Media Contact: Shelley Woodworth, swoodworth@vvf.org, 970.331.4802

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