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Tanglewood Jazz Festival: Blend of Jazz & Classical

September 4-5, 2010

The Count Basie Orchestra at 2010 Tanglewood Jazz Festival
Bob James and Eddie Daniels at 2010 Tanglewood Jazz Festival
Brandon Wright at 2010 Tanglewood Jazz Festival
Donal Fox at 2010 Tanglewood Jazz Festival
Donal Fox and band at 2010 Tanglewood Jazz Festival
Donal Fox and Maya Beiser at 2010 Tanglewood Jazz Festival
Julian Lage Group at 2010 Tanglewood Jazz Festival
Julian Lage at 2010 Tanglewood Jazz Festival
Kurt Elling at 2010 Tanglewood Jazz Festival
Laurence Hobgood at 2010 Tanglewood Jazz Festival
Maya Beiser at 2010 Tanglewood Jazz Festival
John Pizzarelli and Jessica Molaskey at 2010 Tanglewood Jazz Festival

Another Tanglewood season is in the books, winding down over Labor Day Weekend with a festival that blended jazz with a touch of the classical genre that dominates the bucolic venue all summer.

It makes great senses to bring classical links to a jazz event at the summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. It has happened several times in recent years here in Lenox, Mass., in the heart of the Berkshires, where the Tanglewood Jazz Festival marked its 23rd year last weekend.

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