Newport Jazz Festival Announces Initial 2019 Lineup: Herbie Hancock, The Bad Plus, Ravi Coltrane, More

first_imgThe Newport Jazz Festival will return to Newport, RI’s Fort Adams State Park on August 2nd–4th, marking the event’s 65th anniversary.The historic New England jazz festival has announced it’s first wave of 2019 artists, with Herbie Hancock, The Bad Plus, and Corinne Bailey Rae topping the bill. Newport Jazz Festival will see additional performances from Buika, Terence Blanchard Featuring The E-Collective, Sons of Kemet, Makaya McCraven, Cécile McLorin Salvant, Ravi Coltrane/David Virelles, ELEW, Marcus Strickland Twi-Life, Christian Sand – 3 Piano Erroll Garner Tribute! feat. Helen Sung and Tadataka Unno, Dafnis Prieto Big Band, Spanish Harlem Orchestra, Sun Ra Arkestra, Jenny Scheinman & Allison Miller’s Parlour Game, Joel Ross ‘Good Vibes‘, Tia Fuller’s “Diamond Cut”, Sammy Miller and the Congregation, and Laurin Talese.More artists will be announced in the coming weeks.Newport, RI’s Fort Adams is situated at the mouth of Newport Harbor with panoramic views. The festival at the Fort features 4 stages, food and crafts, two beer and wine gardens, and more. The festival is held rain or shine, so get ready for a weekend stacked full of Jazz’s finest musicians.Tickets are on sale now here, with numerous ticket-package options available.For more information on the 2019 Newport Jazz Festival, head to the event’s website.last_img read more

Three-level luxury home with city views and ‘New York feel’ for sale

first_imgThe large kitchen area at 15 Wellington Road, Red Hill.More from newsDigital inspection tool proves a property boon for REA website3 Apr 2020The Camira homestead where kids roamed free28 May 2019The Taylors are looking for a home they can lock up and leave because of their busy work schedules.Mrs Taylor said she had “the best neighbours” and described the street as quiet.“The property is so close to town, I can walk to the city in 25 minutes,” she said.“It has the best city views.” 15 Wellington Road, Red Hill.With the spacious bedroom being her favourite part of the home, Mrs Taylor said the city backdrop from three levels was spectacular.“You can see Riverfire and the fireworks when the Ekka is on,” she said.Standout features of the home include a fully tiled saltwater swimming pool, secure intercom entry, and a formal sitting area with an adjoining study. Enjoy glimpses of the city at 15 Wellington Road, Red Hill.Now that their children have left the nest, Mrs Taylor said they were looking to downsize after 18 years at the home.She said her great grandparents owned the first house on Mareeba Rd, Ashgrove, and their family had always lived in the Ashgrove and Red Hill areas.“Our whole family has never lived very far away,” she said.“The kids have all moved out now and we have stayed an extra two years after the last child left.” 15 Wellington Road, Red Hill.Mrs Taylor said the home was the perfect place for family gatherings.“Every year Christmas is held at our place,” she said.“It’s a great family home, especially for children to grow up in — it’s so close to local primary and high schools.” 15 Wellington Road, Red Hill.Michele and Michael Taylor’s three-level home has a contemporary New York feel to it.The five-bedroom, three-bathroom home, 15 Wellington Rd, Red Hill, has been the perfect place for their three children to grow up in.last_img read more