Scranton Jazz Fest: Meet the Headliners

Headliners have been announced for the 15th anniversary of the Scranton Jazz Festival on Aug. 2, 3, 4, at the historic Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel and other venues in downtown Scranton with three world class artists as its headliners. 

Living legend and four-time Grammy nominee Freddy Cole, youngest brother of Nat “King” Cole, will perform with his band on Friday Aug. 2.. 

Multi award-winning blues artist, Shemeikia Copeland, will take the stage with her highly acclaimed band on Saturday, Aug. 3.

Multi Grammy-winning trumpeter and composer, Randy Brecker, will be the guest artist with the Jazz Festival’s 16 Piece Big Band on Sunday, Aug. 4.

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