One of the highlights of this year's Red Clay Jazz Festival is a Jazz Kanikapila featuring Kauai musicians steeped in Hawaiian music who also shine in the Jazz genre. The trio of songbirds include local celebrities Cindy Combs, Lady Ipo and Sabra Kauka performing with Maestro Kirk Smart on guitar, Tony Rodarte on drums and Darryl Miyasato on bass.
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 3RD 5:00 – 7:00 P.M.
Kauai Marriott – Lihue – Aupaka Bar - Poncho Graham and Kirby Keough
Sheraton Hotel – Poipu – Rumfire Courtyard - David Braun Trio
THURSDAY AUGUST 4TH – 5:00 – 7:00 P.M.
Port Allen Bar & Grill – Port Allen - Cindy Combs and Friends
Hanalei Bay Resort – Princeville - Kirk Smart & Jazz Kanikapila
FRIDAY AUGUST 5TH 5:00 – 7:00 P.M.
Sponsored by Bank of Hawaii
Hilton Garden Inn – Kapaa – Ballroom - Dennis McGraw and Wailua Jazz Band
SATURDAY, AUGUST 6TH – Courtyard Marriott – Kapaa – 3:00 – 9:30 P.M.
Gates open at 3:00 Music begins at 4:00
Jazz Kanikapila - Kirk Smart – Guitar, Darryl Miyasato – Bass, Tony Rodarte – Drum, Lady Ipo – vocals, Cindy Combs – vocals, Sabra Kauka – vocals
Pete Escovedo Latin Jazz Ensemble