Satchmo SummerFest

Thursday, June 19th, 2014
Music Lineup and Seminar Schedule Announced for the 14th Annual Satchmo SummerFest presented by Chevron – Dirty Dozen Brass Band’s festival debut French Quarter Festivals, Inc. proudly announces the complete music and Satchmo seminar schedule for the 14th annual Satchmo SummerFest presented by Chevron. The premier American jazz festival dedicated to the life, legacy, and music of New Orleans’ native son, Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong, the free Satchmo SummerFest takes place Aug 1-3 on the grounds of the Louisiana State Museum’s Old U.S. Mint. An opening reception and keynote conversation will take place Thursday, July 31, 2014 at the Hotel Monteleone.…
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Satchmo SummerFest is July 31-Aug 3, 2014

Monday, May 12th, 2014
Save the date for Satchmo SummerFest – July 31-Aug 3, 2014 – produced by French Quarter Festivals, Inc. The premier American Jazz Festival dedicated to the life, legacy, and music of New Orleans’ native son, Satchmo SummerFest will feature three days of fascinating discussions and about the life and talent of Louis Armstrong and seminars about the history and influence of jazz music in New Orleans. The event is held annually at the Louisiana State Museum’s Old U.S. Mint. Satchmo SummerFest is free and open to the public. Stages feature music from some of New Orleans’ finest traditional jazz, contemporary…
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Satchmo SummerFest Call for Poster Artists

Thursday, April 24th, 2014
Satchmo SummerFest Call for Poster Artists French Quarter Festivals, Inc. (FQFI) is searching for visual artists to create the 2014 Satchmo SummerFest poster image. The selected artwork will be used as the official Satchmo SummerFest poster and “poster t-shirt” sold at the merchandise booth during the event. These are sought-after collector’s items. The poster is selected by members of the FQFI Merchandise Committee. Poster selections are based on originality, festival theme, and French Quarter atmosphere. How to Enter Please submit entries either by email to Erin Stover at erin@fqfi.org or mail/drop off entries to 400 North Peters Street, Suite 205,…
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