New Orleans Jazz Fest
Jazz and Heritage Festival
New Orleans Festival
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New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival - New Orleans - official site of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. Showcases strong gospel, rhythm and blues, soul, and jazz acts. Schedules, Jazz tickets, information about performers, etc. Inspired by the spirit of Mahalia Jackson and the Eureka Brass Band back in 1970, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival continues to celebrate the culture of Louisiana with the combined fervor of a gospel hymn and the joy of a jazz parade.
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation, The - New Orleans - official site of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Foundation. The nonprofit organization which presents the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. The Foundation's mission is to preserve and perpetuate the city's rich music & cultural heritage. In 1970, the Foundation was set up to be the nonprofit owner of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival – Jazz Fest with a mission to sow the seeds of our unique culture for generations to come. To promote, preserve, perpetuate and encourage the music, arts, culture and heritage of communities in Louisiana through festivals, programs and other cultural, educational, civic and economic activities.”
2010 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival - article on All About Jazz by Gary Firstenberg reviewing the 2010 New orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.
Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival - New Orleans - The annual Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival, presented by the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation, celebrates Southern soul with the best in local and international blues and R&B talent, plus the greatest assemblage of home-style barbecue to be found in New Orleans. It takes place in October at New Orleans' Lafayette Square Park. Admission is free!
Frommer's New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival - Frommer's is a travel guidebook series and one of the bestselling travel guides in America. Here's their take and information on the New Orleans Jazz Festival.
Insider's Guide to Jazz Fest - How to survive all that fun and music. Get the essentials, dress, eating, drinking, performances, taking the kids and other stuff by Gumbo Pages.
Jazz Fest - Online shopping for Jazz Fest related items. Your source for Jazz Fest Info including books on Jazz, the Jazz Fest store, international Jazz Fest links and more.
Jazz Fest Live - Here you'll find almost 200 live recordings from the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, including 70 shows from the 2010 festival covering a huge variety of genres and artists. Since the 35th annual Jazz Fest in 2004 we've recorded dozens of live concerts every year.
For a great sample of the Jazz Fest experience, check out any of the multi-disc compilation albums, including the most recent 2010 Compilation Album with 30 live tracks by 30 of this year's performers.
Sample the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival - This video on YouTube is from 2009, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell proudly celebrates its 40th anniversary! The music is by the Rebirth Brass Band.
Sample the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival on YouTube: Here are various samples from the New Orleans Jazz Fest including interviews and more.
Treme Creole Gumbo Festival - New Orleans - The melting pot culture of New Orleans - as symbolized by the city's most famous culinary delight, gumbo - is the focus of the Treme Creole Gumbo Festival. The annual a celebration of New Orleans' diversity takes place in November in Louis Armstrong Park, presented by the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation.
WWOZ 90.7 FM - New Orleans - WWOZ is the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Station, broadcasting live from the famed New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival annually. We are a listener-supported, volunteer-operated radio station.