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Tony Bennett to Headline Tanglewood Jazz Festival

The Boston Symphony Orchestra announced the line-up for its annual Tanglewood Jazz Festival, which will be held Sept. 2-4 in Lenox, Mass.

Performers for the Labor Day weekend festival include Tony Bennett (pictured) with the Count Basie Orchestra, Sonny Rollins, Madeleine Peyroux, Toots Thielemans, Marian McPartland, Chris Botti, the Yellowjackets, Diane Schuur and the Caribbean Jazz Project.

Ticket prices range from $17 lawn seats to $81 for the headlining Tony Bennett and Count Basie Orchestra concert. Tickets and more information are available at the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s website.

The full schedule is as follows:
Friday, September 2, 8 p.m., Seiji Ozawa Hall

Diane Schuur With the Caribbean Jazz Project, Toots Thielemans, Kenny Werner, Oscar Castro-Neves and Airto

Tickets: $55, $47, $40; lawn tickets: $17

Saturday, September 3, 12 noon, Tanglewood Theatre

The Legends Trio featuring Skitch Henderson and Bucky Pizzarelli

Tickets: $35, $25

Saturday, September 3, 3 p.m., Seiji Ozawa Hall

Marian McPartland with Madeleine Peyroux (Live taping for NPR’s “Piano Jazz”)

Tickets: $45, $37, $30; lawn tickets: $17

Saturday, September 3, 8 p.m., Koussevitzky Music Shed

Tony Bennett and the Count Basie Orchestra

Tickets: $81, $61, $41; lawn tickets: $23

Sunday, September 4, 2 p.m., Seiji Ozawa Hall

Sonny Rollins

Tickets: $45, $37, $30 lawn tickets: $17

Sunday, September 4, 8 p.m., Seiji Ozawa Hall

The Yellowjackets and Chris Botti

Tickets: $65, $55, $42; lawn tickets: $20

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