Press Releases

Miles De Feyter
November 10, 2020
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Press Release
Detroit Jazz Fest – Jazz from the Cellar

The Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation presents our new series, Jazz from the Cellar, and we invite you to tune in starting November ...

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Virtual Detroit Jazz Festival Presented by Rocket Mortgage Garners Nearly One Million Viewers
Miles De Feyter
October 30, 2020
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Press Release

View full press release here: 2020-Virtual-Detroit-Jazz-Fest-Reaches-Global-Audience  ...

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Miles De Feyter
October 13, 2020
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The Guardian News
THE GUARDIAN #6

Stay Informed The 2020 Detroit Jazz Festival presented by Rocket Mortgage was a huge success! Live streamed and broadcast on the Detroit Jazz Fest LIVE! app, Facebook, YouTube, Instagra, Detroitjazzfest.org, WJBK FOX 2 via fox2detroit.com, WDET 101.9 FM, WEMU 89.1 FM, ...

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Miles De Feyter
September 2, 2020
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The Guardian News
THE GUARDIAN #5

Stay Informed Are you ready for some SAFE LIVE FREE JAZZ? It’s time for the 2020 Detroit Jazz Festival presented by Rocket Mortgage. Live performances will be streamed on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Detroitjazzfest.org, WJBK FOX 2 via fox2detroit.com, WDET 101.9 F...

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Press Release: Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation, Detroit ACE Announce 2020 Poster Artist
Miles De Feyter
August 3, 2020
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Press Release

View full press release here:  Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation, Detroit ACE Announce 2020 Poster Artist...

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Miles De Feyter
August 2, 2020
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Dirty Dog Event
Finalists: Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation 2020 Collegiate Combo Competition

THe Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation's Annual Collegiate Combo Competition celebrates the artistry, craftsmanship and discipline inherent in our college and university jazz programs. Hear the 2020 finalists and the winner and experience the creative spirit of a new gene...

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Press Release: The Detroit Jazz Festival Presented by Rocket Mortgage to Showcase Hometown Artists; Performances by Pharoah Sanders and Robert Glasper
Miles De Feyter
July 30, 2020
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Press Release

View full press release here: 2020 DJF LIVE VIRTUAL LINEUP...

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Miles De Feyter
July 29, 2020
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The Guardian News
THE GUARDIAN #4

Stay Informed Stay Engaged  Register for the Detroit Jazz Fest LIVE! The Detroit Jazz Fest LIVE! app provides real-time information and opportunities to participate in Festival activities throughout the year. Be the first to know about competitions, intimate pe...

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Miles De Feyter
July 27, 2020
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Dirty Dog Event
Detroit Jazz Festival All-Stars: American Songbook – THE HEART OF JAZZ

  LIVESTREAM the performances on the Detroit Jazz Fest Live App (Google Play, Apple) or subscribe here: https://live.detroitjazzfest.com...

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Press Release: Detroit Jazz Festival and City of Detroit Unveil Plans for Virtual Jazz Festival
Miles De Feyter
July 1, 2020
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Press Release

View full press release here:  Press Release -- Detroit Jazz Festival and City of Detroit Unveil Plans for Virtual Jazz Festival...

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Support for Black Lives Matter
Miles De Feyter
June 17, 2020
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Uncategorized

Statement from Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation The recent killing of George Floyd, among countless other Black Americans, has reignited the issues of race and inequality in our world.  Their senseless deaths have reopened the world’s eyes to our ongoing struggles w...

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THE GUARDIAN #3
Miles De Feyter
May 6, 2020
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The Guardian News

Stay Informed The 41st Detroit Jazz Festival artist lineup has been announced. The 2020 Artist-in-Residence Dee Dee Bridgewater will ignite the stages with several performances this Labor Day weekend along with many other artists to be announced over the next few month...

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THE GUARDIAN #2
Miles De Feyter
April 2, 2020
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The Guardian News

Stay Informed On Monday, March 23, the 41st Detroit Jazz Festival artist lineup was announced via live stream on Detroit Jazz Fest LIVE!  If you missed it, visit the Festival’s home page at https://www.detroitjazzfest.org to see the lineup for this year’s Festival...

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Press Release: Detroit Jazz Festival Announces 2020 Lineup
Miles De Feyter
March 23, 2020
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Press Release

Read full press release here: For Website Press Page-2020 Lineup Release (formatted)...

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Miles De Feyter
February 23, 2020
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The Guardian News
THE GUARDIAN #1

Stay Informed The new Donor Program for the 41st Annual Detroit Jazz Festival has launched. The Foundation has changed the pricing and format of the VIP Programs, creating more options for individuals to personalize their Festival experience. These changes help maintai...

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Miles De Feyter
February 13, 2020
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Dirty Dog Event
Panama Homecoming is Sold Out!!

The 2020 Panama Homecoming is sold out but you can still watch the show with LIVESTREAM. LIVESTREAM Friday's performances on the Detroit Jazz Fest Live App (Google Play, Apple) or subscribe here: https://live.detroitjazzfest.com...

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dpnetadmin
February 9, 2020
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Dirty Dog Event
Detroit Jazz Fest All-Stars Generations Band Panama Homecoming.

Detroit Jazz Fest All-Stars Generations Band Panama Homecoming featuring Chris Collins, Chuck Newsome, Wesley Reynoso, Marion Hayden, and Nate Winn. (*Sean Dobbins- 2/14 and Tariq Gardner- 2/15). See the full schedule here >>...

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Summertime Jazz Concert Series Headed to Beacon Park
Miles De Feyter
August 30, 2019
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Press Release

View full press release here: Beacon Park Jazz Concert Series ...

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Press Release: Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation Announces 2019 Homecoming Series presented by Ascension Michigan and Hometown Series Artists and Performances
Miles De Feyter
July 17, 2019
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Press Release

Read full press release here: 2019 hometown and homecoming artists...

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Detroit Jazz Festival presented by Quicken Loans Announces Reunion Lineup for 40th Year Celebration
Miles De Feyter
April 2, 2019
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Press Release

View full press release here: 40th Reunion Lineup...

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Stanley Clarke Returns to the Detroit Jazz Festival presented by Quicken Loans
Miles De Feyter
March 26, 2019
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Press Release

Pioneer Bass Virtuoso to serve as 2019 Artist-in-Residence View full press release here: Detroit Jazz Festival 2019 Artist-in-Residence...

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Jazz Festival Recognized as Detroit’s Greenest Outdoor Event
Miles De Feyter
March 7, 2019
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Press Release

View full press release here: Press Release -- Jazz Festival Recognized as Detroit's Greenest Outdoor Event...

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Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation to Receive $30,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts
Miles De Feyter
February 14, 2019
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Press Release

View full press release here: DJFF NEA Grant_Press Release...

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39th Annual Detroit Jazz Festival Presented by Quicken Loans Features Remarkable Lineup of Hometown Artists
Miles De Feyter
July 11, 2018
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Press Release

View full press release here: 2018 hometown artist release...

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Submissions Now Being Accepted for Detroit Jazz Festival’s 2018 National Jazz Instrumental Competition
Miles De Feyter
May 23, 2018
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Press Release

View full press release here: DJF_2018InstrumentalCompetitionRelease_v2...

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Diverse, Powerful Lineup Announced for 39th Annual Detroit Jazz Festival Presented by Quicken Loans
Miles De Feyter
April 11, 2018
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Press Release

View full press release here: DJF_2018HeadlinersRelease...

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djfeditor
April 11, 2018
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DJF Spotify, Main Festival
Detroit Jazz Festival 2018 Official Spotify Playlists

Don't want to wait until the Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation's main event Labor Day weekend? We don't blame you. That's why we put together these festival-themed playlists, inspired by this year's performers and the jazz legends who have inspired us all. Main Ev...

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djfeditor
April 11, 2018
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Artist, DJF Spotify, Main Festival
39th Annual Detroit Jazz Festival Official Lineup

We are thrilled to announce the official lineup for the 39th Annual Detroit Jazz Festival, set for Labor Day weekend (8/31-9/3) 2018 in world-class Downtown Detroit. Get a breakdown of the festival schedule, and check out our festival-themed Spotify playlists to get ...

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djfeditor
April 2, 2018
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Dirty Dog Event, Jam Sessions
Join Us For Our April Jam Session At Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe

Don't miss Chris Collins, Dwight Adams, Ian Finkelstein, Ralphe Armstrong & David Taylor at our next Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe Jam Session! Musicians of all ages can sit-in and share jazz at this time-honored tradition. The Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation's Presiden...

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djfeditor
April 2, 2018
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Dirty Dog Event
One Night Only: See Chick Corea Live At Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe

Spend an evening with the Detroit Jazz Festival Foundatin's Artist-in-Residence, Chick Corea, at the beloved Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe for an intimate solo performance. Tickets include a four-course dinner and piano set. There are only a few seats left, make sure to ge...

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djfeditor
April 2, 2018
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DJF Spotify
Playlist Spotlight: Danny Brown

In Celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month, we looked to influential artists to see how jazz has impacted their lives. We asked Danny Brown, a Detroit-born, award-winning rapper who is taking the world by storm, to offer some of his favorite jazz tunes — and from Co...

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djfeditor
March 19, 2018
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Uncategorized
Playlist Spotlight: Gayelynn McKinney

Famed Detroit jazz musician Gayelynn McKinney of Straight Ahead shares a few of her favorite songs by women jazz artists in celebration of Womens History Month. Lose yourself in the beautiful melodies of Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughn, Regina Carter and m...

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djfeditor
March 19, 2018
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Uncategorized
Playlist Spotlight: Chick Corea

This year's Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation Artist-in-Residence is the legendary, 22-time Grammy winner Chick Corea. Enjoy this collection of beloved songs from this world-famous jazz artist.   ...

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djfeditor
February 26, 2018
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DJF Spotify
Detroit Jazz Fest Is Now On Spotify

You can now follow the Detroit Jazz Festival on Spotify! Follow our profile for carefully curated playlists, Detroit artist recommended round-ups, themed lists, festival sets and much more! Check us out here: http://spoti.fi/2EQIQ5j    ...

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Detroit Jazz Festival Proudly Announces Renowned Pianist-Composer Chick Corea as 2018 Artist-in-Residence
Miles De Feyter
February 23, 2018
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Press Release

View full press release here: DJF_Artist-in-Residence Release ...

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djfeditor
February 16, 2018
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Jam Sessions
February Events: Jam Session, Straight Ahead Reunion & More

The 39th Annual Detroit Jazz Festival is six months away, but the fun is just beginning. This month we're kicking-off our monthly Jam Session at the Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe, reuniting the beloved original members of Detroit's own Straight Ahead for four sold-out shows, a...

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Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation Announces Special 25th Anniversary Reunion of Beloved Hometown Artists, Straight Ahead
Miles De Feyter
February 6, 2018
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Press Release

View full press release here: 2018_AnniversaryReunionOfStraightAhead_4_6_2018...

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Quicken Loans Returns as Presenting Sponsor of the 2017 Detroit Jazz Festival
Miles De Feyter
August 10, 2017
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Press Release

View full press release here: DJF 2017 Quicken Loans_8_10_2017...

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Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation Awarded $40,000 by the National Endowment for the Arts
Miles De Feyter
July 13, 2017
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Press Release

View full press release here:2017 NEA Grant release_July_13_2017...

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Detroit Jazz Festival Boasts Impressive Lineup of Hometown Artists
Miles De Feyter
June 27, 2017
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Press Release

View full press release here: 2017 Detroit Jazz Festival Hometown Artist Lineup June_27_2017...

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2017 Detroit Jazz Festival Artist Lineup Delivers Iconic Musicians, Special Collaborations
Miles De Feyter
April 19, 2017
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Press Release

View full press release here: 2017 DJF Artist Lineup release_4_19_2017...

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Detroit Jazz Festival Announces Wayne Shorter as 2017 Artist-in-Residence
Miles De Feyter
March 20, 2017
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Press Release

View full press release here: 2017 DJF Artist in Residence...

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Detroit Jazz Festival Presented by Quicken Loans Calls the City its Stage for the 37th Year
Miles De Feyter
September 1, 2016
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Press Release

View full press release here:2016 DJF overall release...

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Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation and DTE Energy Foundation Partner to Take Care of Environment over Labor Day Weekend
Miles De Feyter
August 31, 2016
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Press Release

View full press release here: DTE Energy Foundation...

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Quicken Loans Signs on as 2016 Detroit Jazz Festival Presenting Sponsor
Miles De Feyter
August 22, 2016
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Press Release

View full press release here: Quicken Presenting Sponsor Release...

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National Jazz Artists Help J.C. Heard [email protected] Program Celebrate 10 Years
Miles De Feyter
July 22, 2016
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Press Release

View full press release here: 2016 J C Heard Jazz [email protected] release_FINAL...

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Detroit Jazz Festival Will be Streaming Live Across North America This Labor Day Weekend
Miles De Feyter
July 15, 2016
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Press Release

View full press release here:Detroit Jazz Festival app release_07.15.2016...

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Detroit Jazz Festival Announces World-Class Lineup for 37th Annual Labor Day Weekend Event
Miles De Feyter
April 17, 2016
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Press Release

View full press release here: DJF 16 - Detroit Jazz Fest Headliners_4 17 16...

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Legendary Bassist Ron Carter Comes Home as Detroit Jazz Festival’s 2016 Artist-in-Residence
Miles De Feyter
March 1, 2016
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Press Release

View full press release here: 2016 DJF names Ron Carter Artist in Residence_FINAL...

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