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Savannah Music Festival Ends 27th Season on Many High Notes

Savannah Music Festival Ends 27th Season on Many High Notes

Another year, another wondrously entertaining Savannah Music Festival is in the books. After more than 100 events spanning 17┬ádays and featuring artists from America, Spain, Mali, Indonesia, Trinidad, Brazil, Taiwan, Sweden and other countries, Georgia’s most diverse musical celebration appropriately ...

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Concert Reviews from Savannah Music Festival Continue

Concert Reviews from Savannah Music Festival Continue

I was really looking forward to seeing Dwight Yoakam for the first time live Thursday evening at the Johnny Mercer Theater. The Kentucky-born crooner and songwriter has blazed a progressive-minded path for contemporary country music by building upon the genre’s ...

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Dispatches from Savannah Music Festival Concerts Continue

Dispatches from Savannah Music Festival Concerts Continue

We’re at the halfway mark on the Savannah Music Festival calendar and a whole lot of fantastic concerts have transpired since my last report. Tuesday’s noontime solo jazz piano performance by Aaron Diehl at the Charles Morris Center was a ...

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Day 17 – Savannah Music Festival

Day 17 – Savannah Music Festival

There has always been a strong educational component within the framework of the Savannah Music Festival. Each year, groups of young musicians and high school bands attend week-long seminars focused on jazz and acoustic music. Last week, the Swing Central ...

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Day 16 – Savannah Music Festival

Day 16 – Savannah Music Festival

In the afterglow of her warmly received concert appearance the previous evening, Brazilian Clarice Assad was delighted to have a second opportunity to present the music of her native country in the smaller, more intimate confines of the Charles H. ...

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