The DSO Jazz Orchestra performs at free Jazz Festival

The DSO Jazz Orchestra performs at free Jazz Festival

Posted: Updated:

The Detroit Jazz Festival will celebrate its 34th year this weekend. It will take over several city blocks from Hart Plaza all the way to Campus Martius beginning on Friday and running though Monday, September 2nd. The free event will feature 5 stages and more than 100 acts over a four day period. It also offers educational activities, fireworks and opportunities to meet the various artists attending.

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra's Civic Jazz Quarter and the DSO's Civic Jazz Orchestra conductor paid a visit to the Fox 2 studios on Friday to talk about the big event. They are set to perform on Saturday, August 31st on the Mack Avenue Waterfront stage from noon until 12:45pm. They will perform Day Dream by Billy Strayhorn and Black and Tan Fantasy by Duke Ellington and Bubber Miley.

  • MorningsMorningsMore>>

  • Votes could bring 'Gang Related' premiere to Detroit

    Votes could bring 'Gang Related' premiere to Detroit

    Thursday, April 17 2014 9:15 AM EDT2014-04-17 13:15:01 GMT
    Vote for a chance to bring a free advance screening of 'Gang Related' to Detroit.
    Vote for a chance to bring a free advance screening of 'Gang Related' to Detroit.
  • Kam's Corner: Mary's Diaper Cake Boutique

    Kam's Corner: Mary's Diaper Cake Boutique

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:39 AM EDT2014-04-17 12:39:55 GMT
    Made with love from one mom to another. Local businesswoman and mother Mary creates very unique, one-of-a-kind diaper cakes designed for moms to be.
    Made with love from one mom to another. Local businesswoman and mother Mary creates very unique, one-of-a-kind diaper cakes designed for moms to be.
  • Sarah's practically homemade samoa cookies

    Sarah's practically homemade samoa cookies

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:54 AM EDT2014-04-16 15:54:41 GMT
    Get the recipe for practically homemade samoa cookies from Brenda Harger, owner of Sarah's Cake Decorating and Candy Supplies in Troy.
    Get the recipe for practically homemade samoa cookies from Brenda Harger, owner of Sarah's Cake Decorating and Candy Supplies in Troy.
Powered by WorldNow

KTBC FOX 7
119 East 10th Street
Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 476-7777
Fax: (512) 495-7001

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices