The Blue Note Jazz Club in New York City will host more than 80 shows during the month of June as part of the inaugural Blue Note Jazz Festival.
Jazz musician Chris Botti will mix U.S. dates with a Japanese leg this fall, as well as a three-week New York City residency. Trumpeter Chris Botti seems to be bridging a chasm between the popular mainstream music of today and the classic jazz genre. Jazz/pop trumpeter Chris Botti has added new dates to his long itinerary, which currently stretches into mid-May. Smooth-jazz trumpeter/composer Chris Botti has lined up dates well into next year, including an upcoming session this month with the Boston Pops Orchestra. Jazz/pop trumpeter Chris Botti has expanded his spring tour schedule, and has lined up new dates later this year with the Boston Pops, with whom he first performed last fall. Contemporary-jazz/pop trumpeter Chris Botti has further expanded his non-stop tour schedule to include a 12-night residency in New York City. Chris Botti's trumpet will collect no dust in the foreseeable future as its owner stays busy with a tour schedule that now stretches into 2009.