Sneak preview: Keiko Matsui,
Chieli Minucci join lineup
The star-studded lineup for the 24th annual
Boscov's Berks Jazz Fest is
taking shape, with more artists
being added each day for the
10-day fest set for
March 28-April 6, 2014.
Here is another sneak preview of major artists/acts
that have been confirmed. The
complete lineup and schedule
announced Sunday, Dec. 1, with
tickets going on sale Saturday,
Matsui (photo at right) and the
Reading Pops Orchestra; Chieli
Minucci & Special EFX (photo
at left) featuring special
guests Steve Oliver and
Vincent Ingala; The Sax Pack
featuring Jeff Kashiwa,
Steve Cole, Marcus Anderson; Boney James, Spyro Gyra, Gregory Porter, Raul Midon,
BW3 featuring Rick Braun,
Kirk Whalum and Norman Brown,
Nick Colionne, Madeleine Peyroux,
Candy Dulfer, Peabo Bryson,
Gerald Albright, Mindi Abair,
Richard Elliot, Kevin Eubanks.
Jason Miles' Sly Reimagined: The Music of Sly & the
Family Stone featuring
Nona Hendryx, Maysa, Andy
Snitzer, Alex Bugnon, Falu, Maya
Azucena, Jay Rodriguez, Will
Bernard, Amanda Ruzza, JT Lewis.
Generation Next featuring Julian Vaughn, Nicholas
Cole, Lin Rountree, Lebron;
Smokin' Joe Kubek & Bnois King, Ana Popovic, Bonerama,
Shemekia Copeland, Alexis P.
Gospel According to Jazz
Celebration, featuring special
Rick Braun comes 'home'
for special fest preview
concert at Musikfest Cafe
Friday, March 21 / 7:30
Last year, the
Boscov's Berks Jazz Fest and Musikfest Cafe in Bethlehem collaborated to present
a special festival preview concert featuring Rick Braun.
It was the first time that Rick performed in his hometown
area of Allentown and the Lehigh Valley.
Well, "Homecoming Concert II" is set for Friday, March 21, 7:30
p.m., at the Musikfest Cafe located on the SteelStacks complex in Bethlehem.
Tickets are available NOW.
For more information on the Musikfest Cafe and SteelStacks complex,
If you are looking for some great concerts before the Berks Jazz fest, you need to check out Building 24
Live in Reading.
Great concerts every Friday and Saturday night.
Friday, November 15, 7:30 p.m.
Al Stewart and Peter White. Special acoustic duo reunion concert.
Doors 6 p.m.; Tickets $35