The eighth edition of the premier open-air Jazz Concert in Trinidad and Tobago, Jazz Artists on the Greens, presented by Production One Ltd., will be held at the Centre for Creative and Festival Arts, U.W.I., St. Augustine, on Saturday March 20th, 2010. The 2010 edition of the event will highlight Local and Caribbean Jazz performers, and further expand the repertoire for jazz lovers on the island. Prior to the 5PM main stage event WOODBROOK PLAYBOYZ will perform on the lawn and also as a new highlight, the HOLISTIC MUSIC SCHOOL YOUTH ORCHESTRA will perform a couple jazz standards on stage . Starting at 5PM the featured performers on the main stage are:
* Caribbean jazz group KALABASH, based in Canada featuring Anthony Pierre of Trinidad and Tobago.
* AFROLYPSO featuring steelpan master Jason Baptiste
* Cuban violin sensation William Roblejo performing with his trio,
* Hot young jazz vocalist, R'kardo St'von
* Powerhouse vocalist Brenda Butler
* The Jazz Artists On The Greens All Stars 2010 comprising Ming, Russel Durity, Dean Williams, Modupe Onilu, Richard Joseph and BROWNMAN.
Internationally acclaimed jazz trumpet player BROWNMAN comes to Trinidad & Tobago as a featured guest performer for the Jazz Artists On The Greens. Born in San Fernando and schooled in New York City under Grammy winner Randy Brecker's personal mentorship, Brownman now resides in Toronto, Canada and has been captivating audiences around the globe in recent years with his dynamic and fiery playing style. He is heralded as "Canada's preeminent jazz trumpet player" by New York's Village Voice magazine, and is widely considered to be a vanguard for the evolution of jazz in Canada. Has been the featured soloist for the legendary jazz-hip-hop group GURU's JAZZMATAZZ for the last 3 years, having replaced Donald Byrd in that legendary ensemble, and tirelessly leads no less than 6 award-winning ensembles of his own.
This is outdoor festival styled seating. The Centre for Creative and Festival Arts provides a concert experience like no other. We encourage JAOTG-goers to bring your lawn chairs, hats, sun screen, and blankets to sit on the ground so as to enjoy the festival up-close and outdoors on the gently-sloping lawn.
Ticket price is $250.00 in advance. Entry is more at the door and there will be a VISA/LINX machine available for these purchases.
Advance tickets for Jazz Artists on the Greens 2010, TRINIDAD are available NOW online at http://jaotg2010trinidad.eventbrite.com.
Paper tickets are on sale NOW at the following locations:
Bewil & Co. Ltd., 5-7 Philips St., POS, (868) 625-4206
WMJX 100.5FM, 9 Long Circular Rd., St. James, (868) 628-5644
Stecher's, Gulf City Mall, San Fernando, (868) 657-6993
Stecher's, Long Circular Mall, St. James, (868) 628-0987
Kanhai Raghubir Jewellery, 13 EMR, Curepe, (868)-663-1672
Kanhai Raghubir Jewellery, Trincity Mall, Trincity, (868)-640-2522
House of Chan, Emerald Plaza, St. Augustine, (868) 645-0347
The Medical Dispensary, Main Road, Chaguanas, (868) 665-5889
Visit our website for more, http://www.productiononeltd.com/jaotg/trinidad/2010
Contact us at 620-6920, 681-7879, 320-7028 and 754-9709
Jazz Artists on the Greens 2010: www.jaotg.org - A Production One Ltd. Event