THANK YOU TO ALL WHO ENJOYED OUR AMAZING FIRST ANNUAL JAZZ FEST, MARCH 17TH!
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The first annual “7 Mile House Jazz Fest,” takes place on Saturday, March 17, 2018 from 12pm-11:30pm. The event is FREE ADMISSION. The festival features 11 bands, an impressive array of the Bay Area’s top jazz musicians and ensembles. It will also mark the first annual “7 Mile House Jazz Awards” for the following categories: Outstanding Bay Area Jazz Presenters, Outstanding Bay Area Jazz Promoters, and Outstanding Bay Area Jazz Artists; and hosted by KCSM Jazz 91 DJ, Alisa Clancy.
A “Jazz Wall of Fame” will be unveiled at the festival, featuring a permanent display of local musicians. Photographed and curated by Jessica Levant, a San Francisco based photo artist and jazz aficionado, who, along with co-jazz lover Linda McGilvray, produced two volumes of Bay Area Jazz and Bluesicians; a project that originated and was launched at the 7 Mile House in 2013. The two volumes can be ordered at a deep discount at the Jazz Fest or are available on bayareajazzandbluesicians.com or at amazon.com.
Many of the Bay Area musicians in the photo gallery below are part of the jazz scene at the 7 Mile House, sometimes regularly, sometimes occasionally Some will appear for the first time at the 7 Mile House Jazz Fest. All are important contributors to the Bay Area's vibrant jazz scene. (Click in images for description)