Burlington Discover Jazz Festival May 31-June 9, 2013

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One of the delights of living in Burlington is the annual influx of talent which pours into our town to Jazz up the place up quite literally.  This year marks 30 years for  Burlington Discover Jazz Festival.  Here are a few acts to look for- including some Burlington Local Artists on the rise!

Living legend and Grammy-winning saxophonist Branford Marsalis performs
Sunday, June 2, 8PM at Flynn MainStage in Burlington. $20/35/48/60.
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***Listen and fall in LOVE with LOCAL Burlington musicians Kat Wright & The Indomitable Soul Band

Thursday, June 6, 2013
11 pm – 1 am
Radio Bean
free before 10 pm / $5 cover after 10 pm

Kat Wright Sings Nina Simone

Monday, June 3, 2013
7 pm
Red Square
21+
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Also from  Burlington, Vermont, the seven-piece ensemble Barika
Indie / Polyrhythmic Ethereal Dub-Scape soaked in Psychedelic, West African Resonance.

May 31 at American Flatbread
5:30 PM

Gretchen Parlato
Gretchen Parlato is making quite a splash in the contemporary jazz scene catch her performance Saturday, June 8, at the FlynnSpace in Burlington, 8 and 10 p.m. $25. flynntix.org

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