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A Fantastic Jazz Festival

The 2014 Coleman Hawkins Jazz Festival
was a wonderful success. Six great groups in two days,
perfect weather, hot music, and
crowds that were obviously thrilled by every note.

To see what went on at the Jazz Festival
Click for Friday pictures
Click for Saturday pictures

Next, the Coleman Hawkins Blues Festival

Friday and Saturday, September 12 and 13.

Mark you calendars -- and click below for a sneak peek.

Who's Who at the Blues Festival


St. Joseph Music Foundation

  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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