Houstonjazz-072012

22nd Annual Houston International Jazz Festival

Bayou Music Center (Houston, TX)

Reviews & Ratings

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9 events
4 reviews
0 stars
attended Aug 05 2012

Attended Sunday performances. It was fantastic! Especially enjoyed the performers from the Summer Jazz Workshop. Can't wait until next year's festival. Hope it's indoors again.

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12 events
4 reviews
2 stars
attended Aug 04 2012

Firstly, event ads indicated Rachelle Ferrell and Hiroshima as well as Roy Ayuers
were on all weekend; not so. I bought tickets for Saturday night fully expecting to... continued

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6 events
4 reviews
2 stars
attended Aug 04 2012

I went on Saturday night and felt the production was extremely ragged. Although the Battle of the Bands was enjoyable, it went on too long resulting in Roy Ayers not... continued

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1 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Aug 05 2012

Great opportunity to enjoy amazing performances.
There should more often be events like this, perhaps to include Latin Jazz which has a huge cultural richness to contribute.

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2 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Aug 05 2012

Fabulous Festival the Battle of the Brass Bands and Roy Ayers was invigorating and had a New Orleans festive mood. Hiroshima was amazing and relaxing. The Queen Rachelle... continued

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1 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Aug 04 2012

My husband and I really enjoyed the event. I plan to attend every year going forward. I appreciated it being indoors, it is so much more comfortable in air condition. ... continued

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1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Aug 05 2012

Outstanding! The seats were perfect and the performances were even better than we had anticipated.

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2 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Aug 05 2012

Rachell Ferrell still has and amazing voice and I realy enjoyed Hiroshima...

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1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Aug 04 2012

The event was okay, there were only 2 bands before Roy Ayers and although they were pretty good they were not Jazz bands. It seemed a little unorganized and it took too... continued

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2 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Aug 05 2012

The music was fabulous the stage production could have been smoother and my musician friend said the sound man did not have hiroshima properly balanced the lead horn and flute were not mike up equally with other instruments.

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3 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Aug 05 2012

This event was absolutely fantastic! From the children of the summer jazz workshop, to the amazing Hiroshima, to the incredible Rachelle Ferrell (who left me at a loss... continued

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