Internationally renowned jazz legends will take to the stage with the likes of Larry Carlton, Al Foster, Billy Childs, Sean Jones, Kirk Lightsey, Wallace Roney, Nestor Torres, and Tony Lakatos heading the bill to entertain jazz fans from across the region. The stages will run concurrently giving everyone in the family something to enjoy throughout the festival.
“We are excited to partner with Chillout Productions to strengthen the jazz offering at the much loved Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival” said Hamad Bin Mejran Executive Director of Business Tourism for Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, The Jazz Garden – The Legends will provide an additional offering for residents and visitors to Dubai to enjoy. Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival once again cements Dubai’s position as a leading destination for great events.”
Of course the ever popular OSN Jazz Garden will be back for its 6th year in 2014. Renamed to OSN Jazz Garden® – The Weekdays Edition, fans of the garden will once again be offered jazz at its finest, in an exclusive and cozy atmosphere. With a complete program comprising some of the best and brightest in the jazz scene there are sure to be plenty of surprises. OSN Jazz Garden® – The Weekdays Edition will swing into action from February 15th to 18th 2014; admission is free and open to the public via online registration starting today.
According to Anthony Younes, Co-Founder and CEO of Chillout Productions, “After the introduction of jazz in the UAE, we are able to establish a strong community for this specific genre. With the collaboration of Dubai Calendar, our goal now is to continuously support and further the jazz movement here in the Middle East, showcasing it through the Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival®. In 2009, we launched the Jazz Garden® and it has been a hit since. We offer a terrific atmosphere and a unique environment that jazz and blues music aficionados look forward to. We are excited about this addition to our festival and believe we will see jazz lovers from across the region come along to tap their toes. For full line up and schedule visit www.dubaijazzfest.com”
Tickets for these shows are sold separately at AED 225 and are exclusively available through Ticketmaster.ae