Freihofers Saratoga Jazz Festival Tickets
The Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Festival tickets are in great demand during the season because the festival is just round the corner. The festival is making a triumphant return with a brilliantly diverse line-up of iconic musicians and bands including Tony Bennett, John Scofield, McCoy Tyner Quartet, Gregory Porter, David Sanborn, Bob James and the Preservation Jazz Hall Band. The Preservation Jazz Hall Band made its premiere at the festival in 2006 and since then continues to show up every time the festival is held. It is made up of talented jazz icons including Jelly Roll Morton, Buddy Bolden, Louis Armstrong and Bunk Johnson who sing some of their timelessly energetic numbers to lighten up the spirits of those present at the festival. It has got many laurels to its credit including a featured performance alongside Dr. John and The Black Keys at the 55th Annual Grammy Awards. On top of this, the band has also earned an NAACP Image Award. The band invites people of all ages and backgrounds to relish this divine music experience on earth.
The Donny McCaslin group is also a part of this festivity that adds life to the stage with its incredible numbers. The fan-favorite jazz soloist and saxophonist, Donny McCaslin has twice received the title of "Rising Star on the Tenor Saxophone." The group has gained inspiration from rock, electronic, funk, and dub beats that has helped them compose rocking singles. The group has performed at several international venues around the globe including the venues in Switzerland, Tokyo, New York City, Luxembourg and Zurich and now it is ready to grace the main stage of the Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Festival.
Gregory Porter is also a line-up artist of this divine festival. He has performed in several countries and jazz festivals around the globe such as in Indonesia, Canada, Japan and Brazil as well as at San Francisco, Newport, Monterey, Cape Town, Playboy and Johannesburg Jazz Festivals. The Huffington Post describes the rising jazz and soul vocalist as the "brilliant new voice of jazz." His song, Real Good Hands, of the album, Be Good embodies all shades of blues, gospel and soul and has received a Grammy nomination of the Best Traditional R&B Performance. The album itself has been titled as the Best Jazz Vocal Album in iTunes' Best of 2012 which has earned the singer critical acclaim from around the world. The Jazz Times remarks that the release of this album symbolizes an impressive beginning of the great jazz artist who would inject new energy in the world of jazz.
The bandleader, musical educator and bassist, Ben Williams and his band, Sound Effect are also ready to make their first appearance at the Freihofer's Saratoga Jazz Festival. Ben had worked with some of the great jazz icons before graduating from Juilliard. He has given a boost to the jazz legacy by winning the Thelonious Monk Competition in 2009. Today, Ben performs with some of the finest jazz musicians including Terence Blanchard, Mulgrew Miller, Wynton Marsalis and Roy Hargrove.
The Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Festival is filled with the steaming and spirited jazz musicians who enliven each moment of people present at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center. Founded in July 1966, the SPAC is made up of an open-air amphitheater and a small indoor theater in Saratoga Springs, New York. The non-profit charitable corporation is home to the New York City Ballet and Philadelphia Orchestra but also presents summer performances of classical music, pop and rock, dance, opera and jazz at the venue. Believe it or not, the essence of the show lies in the way musicians enrich and enchant the evening of the people in attendance. The Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Festival tickets are worth every penny and hence you do not need to think twice before grabbing your deals.