April-2nd-2009, 01:57 PM
Healdsburg Jazz Festival 2009
Randy Weston headlines the big Saturday night show at the Raven.
Complete schedule on the link below, but a couple of the highlights:
Sunday Afternoon, May 31, outdoors, noon-5, “Stars of Brazil” - Tribute to Antonio Carlos Jobim with
• Toninho Horta with Santi Debriano, Billy Hart and special guest Airto
• Trio Da Paz with Romero Lubamabo, Nilson Matta and Duduka Da Fonseca
• Leny Andrade with the Stephanie Ozer Ensemble
• Samba de Raiz on the Samba Stage
Friday, June 5, 8 pm
Bay Area Legends
• Denny Zeitlin - Solo Piano
• John Handy and the Bay Area Melding Pot
Saturday, June 6, 8 pm
A special evening with
Randy Weston’s African Rhythms Quintet
Sunday Morning, June 7, 10-noon
Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir
I've seen Randy in Healdsburg before, at a solo conceert, in the pre-festival days. Not sure about John, but Craig Handy's played the festival several times.
Anybody headed here for the festival, drop me a PM.