The Jazz Review has been approved by the Barbados Tourism Authority to cover the 17th Annual Barbados Jazz Festival.
We will be bringing you coverage and reviews of the festival events that are scheduled from January 11-17, 2010. According to the official press release, "This year’s festival will be headlined by 1970’s Motown star Smokey Robinson, and will also feature a wide range of both contemporary and classic jazz vocalists including Etienne Charles, Babyface, Lalah Hathaway, Robin Thicke, Warren Hill and the Cuban Classics, among others."
The festival will take place at several venues to include: Sunbury Plantation House, Heritage Park/The Rum Factory, Garfield Sobers Sports Complex, The Crane Resort & Residences, Ilaro Court and Farley Hill National Park.
A list of the performance schedule can be found at: http://www.barbadosjazzfestival.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9&Itemid=10
Tickets may be purchased at: http://www.barbadosjazzfestival.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=7&Itemid=3
Stay tuned for updates and news on this fantastic festival hosted in a picturesque West Indies location.