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    Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival: Ahmad Jamal

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    September 18 - September 19, 2009


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    Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival: Ahmad Jamal

    Now in its ninth year, the Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival—Boston's largest and most popular outdoor festival—has expanded to nine days and nine stages at locations in Boston and Cambridge, and has named world-renowned drummer and Berklee professor Terri Lyne Carrington its new artistic director. From September 18 to 26, superstars and local artists will come together in free and ticketed offerings that have drawn upwards of 70,000 people of all ages from every neighborhood in Boston and all over New England. The festival's largest roster yet will feature performances by more than 20 bands and 130 musicians at the Berklee Performance Center (BPC), Scullers Jazz Club, Regattabar, Wally's Cafe, Berklee's Cafe 939 and David Friend Recital Hall, and outdoor stages along Columbus Avenue. The Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival is sponsored by Target and Dunkin' Donuts.

    Friday, September 18- Celebrated pianist/composer Ahmad Jamal continues his performance schedule around the world, as he has for well over the last four decades. Noted for his outstanding technical command and identifiable sound as a piano stylist, Jamal impresses fellow musicians and record buyers alike with his innovative, minimalist approach.

    Saturday, Sept. 19 - Celebrated pianist/composer Ahmad Jamal continues his performance schedule around the world, as he has for well over the last four decades. Noted for his outstanding technical command and identifiable sound as a piano stylist, Jamal impresses fellow musicians and record buyers alike with his innovative, minimalist approach.


    Regattabar

    One Bennett Street
    Cambridge, MA 02138

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    Admission Info:
    $28 Tickets for all shows are on sale now, and will be available at the BPC box office at 136 Massachusetts Avenue, and through Ticketmaster at 617 931-2000 and ticketmaster.com. Call 617 747-2261 or visit berkleebpc.com for more information.


    General Day and Time Info:
    Friday: 7:30 pm
    Saturday: 7:30 pm; 10:00 pm

    Phone: 786-303-0720


    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.

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