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Hampton Jazz Fest Announces 2005 Line-Up

Al Jarreau, Boney James (pictured) and Al Green are some of the highlighted performers at the 38th Annual Hampton Jazz Festival, which will take place in Hampton, Va. from June 24-26.

The June 24 performance will feature Hot Summer Nights with Al Jarreau, Boney James and Yolanda Adams; Ruben Studdard; and Earl Klugh. On June 25, the performers include Al Green, Ashford & Simpson, Chris Botti and Guitars and Saxes with Mindi Abair, Warren Hill, Jeff Gloub and Wayman Tisdale. The festival’s final day includes Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, Angie Stone and Jazz Attack with Rick Braun, Jonathan Butler, Richard Elliott and Peter White.

Tickets are $45 per day and can be purchased at More information on the festival can be found at

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