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Jazz and Blues musicians from around the area
are knocking on our door to join us on stage.
And, we're sending out scouts to locate great
entertainment to fill Coleman Hawkins Park
with some of the best entertainment available.

We have two weekends scheduled.

The Jazz Festival, June 13 and 14.
The Blues Festival, September 12 and 13.

So mark you calendars -- and click below for a sneak peek.

Jazz Festival
Blues Festival

To see
pictures from the Coleman Hawkins Birthday Bash, click here.


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  Body and Soul
Coleman Hawkins' 1939 recording of "Body and Soul" brought him international recognition.
To hear the original rendition, click play below (second button from the left).
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