August 29, 2013
Hear Cool Jazz by Hot Stars
Grammy Award® -winning saxophonist Branford Marsalis will headline the 10th Annual Silver Spring Jazz Festival on Saturday September 7. Other noted performers appearing are: hometown star Marcus Johnson, the Noah Haidu Quintet and the National Philharmonic’s jazz quartet, Songbook.
The free festival will be held from 4:30 to 10 p.m., at Veterans Plaza in front of the Silver Spring Civic Building on the corner of Ellsworth Dr. and Fenton St.
Attendees are encouraged to use public transportation – the Silver Spring Metro (Red Line) is two blocks away – and to bring folding chairs. Limited parking is available in the Wayne Avenue garage, the Town Square garage and the garages on Bonifant Street, Cameron at Ramsey Avenue and Cameron at Fenton Street.
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