White Plains Jazz Fest 2013 Set for Sept. 6-8
Bobby Sanabria, Bernie Williams and Bill Cosby among headliners
The three-day Jazz Fest 2013 will take place in downtown White Plains, N.Y., Sept. 6-8. Among the performers scheduled are Bobby Sanabria, Bernie Williams and comedian and jazz advocate Bill Cosby. Detauls are below:
12:10pm @ Downtown Music at Grace: The Art Bennett Quartet, featuring Sonelius Smith on piano, Ed Petillo on bass, and Steve Dunn on drums.
8 pm @ ArtsWestchester: Latin Jazz, Food and Spirits
Bobby Sanabria and Quarteto Aché
$35 Individual Ticket. $50 Patron
2-3pm @ The White Plains Library: Julia Breanetta Simpson Trio: Julia and the Duke—A Tribute to Duke Ellington
6pm doors open, 7pm showtime @ Westchester County Center: Comedian Bill Cosby
To purchase tickets, visit WM Concert.
9 pm-12 am @ ArtsWestchester—Jazz ‘Til Midnight:
Lynette Washington with Dennis Bell Jazz NY
Butch Jones Quintet—Music of Ornette Coleman, McCoy Tyner, James Williams, Kenny Dorham, Walter Bishop Jr., as well as jazz standards and originals.
Between Mamaroneck & Martine Avenues—The City of White Plains Presents: The White Plains International Food and Jazz Fest
11:30am-12pm: The Pro-Am Ensemble—Ray Blue’s summer educational band
12:05-12:50pm: Ray Blue Quartet—classic small group ensemble performing standards and originals
1:20-2:10pm: Sage—all women’s jazz ensemble from Mount Vernon
2:40-3:30pm: Gilberto Colon Jr. & Ensalada De Pulpo—Yonkers-based Latin jazz pianist leads full 12-piece band
4:00-5pm: Bernie Williams and Gil Parris—the former New York Yankee and guitar virtuoso closes the festival