RUBBEN STUDDARD IS HEADED TO HOUSTON THIS WEEKEND!

THE BIG ANNOUNCEMENT FROM JARVIS JOHNSON!

Saturday, August 2 – Sunday, August 3, 2008

Jazz will fill the air in downtown Houston on Saturday and Sunday, August 2nd and 3rd as the 18th Annual Houston International Jazz Festival kicks off August Jazz Month. The event will be held at Discovery Green, Houston’s newest park located across from the George R. Brown Convention Center.

An all-star lineup of artists are scheduled including American Idol Star “Ruben Studdard,” “Hiroshima,” “SAX PACK w/Steve Cole, Jeff Kashiwa & Kim Waters,” “Texas Brass Band,” “Summer Jazz Workshop All- Stars,” and many more.

Produced by Jazz Education, the Jazz Festival is funded by: KBR, Houston Arts Alliance through the City of Houston, Shell Oil Co., Silver Eagle Distributors, Kroger Food Stores, Yellow Cab Co., Frenchy’s, Comcast, Discovery Green Conservancy, Greensheet, Lina T. Ramey & Associates, Inc., KCOH Radio, KTSU 90.0 FM, Majic 102 FM and the Union Pacific Railroad.