|Alicia keys headlines Curacao north sea jazz festival|
|Thursday, 03 May 2012 11:21|
Alicia Keys is a 14 time Grammy Award® winning singer/songwriter/producer, actress, New York Times best-selling author, entrepreneur and humanitarian. Since the release of her debut album, songs in A minor, Keys has built an unparalleled repertoire of hits with more than 30 million albums sold worldwide. As an actress, she’s had buzz worthy performances in Smokin’ Aces’, The Nanny Diaries and The Secret Life of Bees. In 2011, Keys made her directorial debut with Lili, for Lifetime’s Five, an anthology of five short films on the topic of breast cancer. Keys also made her producing debut in 2011 with Lydia R. Diamond’s play, Stick Fly, for the Cort Theater, which she also composed the original music for. Her first published work, Tears for Water: Songbook of Poems & Lyrics by Alicia Keys, made her a New York Times Bestselling author. As a philanthropist, Keys co-founded Keep a Child Alive (KCA), and serves as their Global Ambassador.
CURAÇAO NORTH SEA JAZZ FESTIVAL
Friday, August 31, 2012: with a.o. Santana, Rubén Blades, Jill Scott, Sergio George’ All Star Salsa Friends, Buika, Caro Emerald and Dizzy Gillespie All-Star Big Band lead by Paquito D’Rivera, Allen Toussaint’s "The Bright Mississippi" featuring Don Byron & Marc Ribo.
Saturday, September 1, 2012: with a.o. Alicia Keys, Maná, Randy Crawford & Joe Sample Trio, Waylon, Paquito D’Rivera Septet, India.Arie, Marcus Miller and Joshua Redman with Aaron Parks, Matt Penman and Eric Harland: James Farm World Trade Center, Piscadera Bay.
Sunday, August 26 Brionplein: Kirk Franklin & The Family (free admission)
Monday, August 27 Brionplein: Richie Ray & Bobby Cruz (free admission)
Wednesday, August 29 Mambo Beach: Alain Clark presale Nafl.52,50, on the evening itself: Nafl.60
Thursday, August 30 Brakkeput Mei Mei: Gregory Porter tickets Nafl.45
and at the local ticket outlets: Mensing Caminada, Mobile Planet, Tik-Tak, and 24 Uur Uit de Muur. For visitors from The Netherlands and Suriname special travel packages are available including airfare, accommodation, transfers, and festival tickets. For more information and reservations please visit www.curacaonorthseajazz.com or go directly to our exclusive travel partner Does Travel & Cadushi Tours, WWW.CARIBBEAN.NL, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tickets for the festival are $ 195.00 or Nafl.354.90, incl. ob per day.