Wed August 30, 2006
Part Two of the 2005 Detroit International Jazz Fest to air Friday
Recorded performances from Dave Brubeck, Joey DeFrancesco, Joe Zawinul
By Chris Cooke
Omaha, Nebraska – Part Two of the best of the 2005 Detroit International Jazz Festival will air this Friday on KIOS at 1pm.
Performers include Joey DeFrancesco, Charles McPherson, Oscar Castro-Neves, Joe Zawinul, Jean ?Toots? Thielemans, Dave Brubeck, and the Soul Survivors featuring Les McCann, Cornell Dupree, Stanley Banks and Ronnie Cuber.
The Detroit International Jazz Festival is the largest free jazz festival in North America. Taking place on Labor Day weekend, the festival offers a galaxy of local acts and regional headliners, with an almost unlimited supply of music to enjoy.
For more information visit the website at www.detroitjazzfest.com
Chris Cooke is the host of Jazz in the Afternoon and Last Call on KIOS-FM.