Ben Allison Band to headline at Saratoga Jazz Festival

Saturday, June 25 - Saratoga Jazz Festival, NY Producer's Note

Get your tickets now for this awesome day of music on the beautiful fields of the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.

In what they're billing as the "Ben Allison Triple Play," I'll lead my band on the Main Stage, then do a live "Blindfold Test' for Downbeat magazine, hosted by acclaimed journalist Dan Ouellette, and then perform in Steve Cardenas' Trio on the Gazebo stage.

Ben Allison Band: Ben Allison - bass Michael Blake - saxophones Steve Cardenas - guitar Brad Shepik - guitar Rudy Royston - drums

Other bands scheduled to perform include Michael McDonald, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Jack Dejohnette Group, Eliane Elias & Lionel Louke.