JazzFest ('06): Austin Jazz & Arts Festival: September 21-23 (Official Schedule)

Diverse Arts Productions presents evening showcase concerts and activities at Kenny Dorham’s Backyard, 1106 East 11th Street, and East End venues along East 11th Street.

Thursday Sept 21

Brannen Temple Group

Chris Vestre Group/CV3

@ Kenny Dorham’s Backyard

Gates at 7:00pm

Friday Sept 22

In conjunction with East End 4th Fridays!

Ephraim Owens Quartet

Kilombo Njinga Capoeira Dance

word/jazz lowstars

Children’s programming, Artists’ Market Place @ Kenny Dorham’s Backyard, Gates at 6:30pm

Mike Malone Trio @ Ms. B’s Creole, 1050 East 11th

Jazz Happy Hour @ Long Branch Inn, 1133 East 11th

Los Escondidos @ Dandelion Café, 1115 East 11th

Live Music Under the Oaks @ French Legation Museum, 802 San Marcos

Live Music, Texas Music Exhibit @ 1009 East 11th

CinemaTexas Film Fest: Parallax View @ Victory Grill, 1104 East 11th

Saturday Sept 23

Brown Out

Miss Lavelle White

Marc Devine/Denia Ridley Quartet

@ Kenny Dorham’s Backyard, Gates at 7:00pm

Cover: Free, to $5-10

Kids under 12 free for all shows


Fine art and crafts Artists’ Market, community organization outreach booths.

Great food from Gene’s PoBoys and Tony’s Southern Comfort.

Soft drinks, and snacks; Live Oak Beer and other adult beverages (courtesy Ben’s Longbranch BBQ).


Blankets and lawn chairs welcome. No ice chests or outside food and drinks.