Newport Jazz Festival

August 1, 2 & 3, 2014

Bill Frisell will be performing in 3 different sets at the 2012 Newport Jazz Festival, which will take place on August 3, 4 & 5, in Newport, Rhode Island. In this official Newport Jazz interview from The Village Vanguard in New York, hear what Bill has to say about the festival and his plans for August, plus his personal feelings on John Lennon, Jenny Scheinman, The Bad Plus, Wes Montgomery, Cannonball Adderley, Thelonious Monk, Dionne Warwick, John Scofield, Mark Johnson and Billy Higgins.  Property of Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc. All rights reserved. Photos by Ayano Hisa, Doug Mason, Michael Weintrob and William P. Gottlieb.



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