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March 14, 2006

Jazz Festival Saskatchewan Announces Headliners

Written by
cindy mcleod

Jesse Cook

The SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival (June 23rd–July 2nd), celebrates its 20th Anniversary in 2006 with a province wide celebration.

Headliners recently announced include international Latin guitar sensation Jesse Cook, who will open the 2006 festival on Friday, June 23. Cook returns as one of the Festival’s most popular performers. In addition, modern jazz pianist and jazz legend McCoy Tyner will perform with his trio, Hip-Hop artist Kardinal Offshall & the Pocket Dwellers make an appearance, and Nova Scotia native Buck 65 performs his unique blend of contemporary turntable/vocal rap.

Watch for more exciting announcements on Festival performers in the coming weeks. For more information on Jesse Cook or other Festival performances visit the Festival website at saskjazz.com.

June 24 – July 3, 2005
SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival
A Province-Wide Celebration

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