Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival Announces 2014 Lineup
Peplowski, Golson, Kelly, Keezer & more will perform
The 47th annual Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival of the University of Idaho in Moscow, Idaho, will run from February 19-22, 2014. The theme is “Pioneers of Jazz.” The opening concert on the 19th will feature Benny Golson, Ken Peplowski, Grace Kelly and the quartet of Josh Nelson, Shawn Conley, Bruce Forman and Kevin Kanner, as well as the Lionel Hampton School of Music Jazz Band 1. The concert will be held in the Student Union Building Ballroom.
The following evening’s show will spotlight Ken Peplowski and the Terell Stafford Septet, Sheila Jordan with the All-Star Trio, and Geoffrey Keezer. On February 21, the bill includes Groove for Thought, Rene Marie and the Yellowjackets. And on the 22nd, Jason Marsalis and Benny Golson will join the Lionel Hampton Jazz Youth Orchestra, followed by Eddie Palmieri and his Latin Jazz Septet.
Further information on ticket prices, artists and locations will available at a future date on the University of Idaho Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival: website.