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Jazz legends to perform at 2013 Detroit Jazz Festival

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SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (WJBK) -

The Detroit Jazz Festival officials Tuesday announced the lineup the 34th annual Labor Day Weekend performances.

Once again the Festival will deliver an eclectic lineup filled with jazz greats, performing on four stages throughout Labor Day weekend.

"We strive to make the Detroit Jazz Festival's Labor Day weekend concerts more exceptional every year, and continue to show people from around the world what our great city has to offer," said Gretchen Valade, chair of the Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation board of directors.

The 2013 headlining acts include:

2013 Artist in Residence, Danilo Pérez
David McMurray Big Band with Macy Gray
Ahmad Jamal
Joshua Redman Quartet
John Scofield Überjam
Shelia Jordan with strings featuring the Alan Broadbent Trio
McCoy Tyner Trio with special guest Savion Glover
Yellowjackets
The Saxophone Summit, featuring Ravi Coltrane, David Liebman and Joe Lovano
Gregory Porter
Robert Glasper Experiment
Charles Lloyd Quartet with Bill Frisell
Eddie Daniels and Roger Kellaway
With a special tribute to David Brubeck, featuring the Brubeck Brothers Quartet and rarely heard orchestral compositions by Dave Brubeck

To see the full lineup, visit detroitjazzfest.com.

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