Fort Langley Jazz & Arts Festival Lineup – July 26 – 28 Volunteers Needed

Opening the festival on Friday night is an All-Star Blues show with the award-winning Steve Kozak Band inside the walls of the Fort Langley National Historic Site. An all-star blues jam will follow with Vancouver’s top blues musicians including Harpdog Brown, Wailin’ Al Walker, Murray Porter, James Buddy Rogers, Brandon Isaak, Dalannah Gail Bowen, Lisa Dunn, Joani Bye and more.

“It will be an amazing show in a very special venue,” said Dave Quinn, artistic director of the Fort Langley Jazz & Arts Festival. “We’ll have the best of the best blues musicians playing inside the walls of the historic Fort, which has a natural amphitheatre and is beautifully lit at night. It will be magical and something that you don’t want to miss.”

A Tribute to Frank Sinatra with the swinging big band, Swing Aggregation will be the featured act at the Saturday night community dance at the Fort Langley Community Hall. Closing the festival on Sunday evening is the multi-award-winning gospel trio, the Sojourners and the powerful 50-voice jazz and soul choir, the Marcus Mosley Chorale at Chief Sepass Theatre.

“We have a limited number of early bird ticket packages and individual tickets available until the end of April or until they’re gone,” said Quinn.

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Article originally published in the Fraser Valley News Network.