The 17th Dominican Republic Jazz Festival on the North Coast of the island. This is a free multi-day festival full of rhythm, flavor, and color with some of the best International and local Latin Jazz groups and musicians. This years festival runs from October 31 and November 1,2 and 3, 2013.
Bassist Abraham Laboriel from Mexico City, Percussionist and Drummer Alex Acuña from Lima, Peru, Bassist Rufus Reid from USA, Saxophonist Marco Pignataro from Boston, Ramon Vazquez, Drummer and Percussionist Horacio “el negro” Hernandez from Havana, Cuba, Saxophonist George Garzone from USA, Drummer Billy Drummond from USA, Guitarist Bernie Williams from Puerto Rico, Percussionist Richie Flores from Puerto Rico. From Dominican Republic Johnny Ventura Milly Quezada, Pengbian Sang & Retro Jazz, Miguel Andres Tejada & Bolero Blue and Joshy & su 4 Jazz.
October 31st at Puerto Plata, Parque Independencia starts at 8PM
November 1st at Sosua, Amphitheater, Hotel Casa Marina starts at 8PM
November 2nd, 3rd and 4th at Cabarete Beach starts at 8PM
The line-up in detail
More information http://drjazzfestival.com