Desert Lexus Jazz Concert
Save The Date!
Saturday, May 2, 2015
Indian Wells Tennis Garden
Tickets Go On Sale Wednesday, January 14, 2015
GRAMMY AWARD WINNING VOCALIST LISA FISCHER
AND GRAND BATON TO PERFORM AT 2015 DESERT LEXUS JAZZ FESTIVAL
PRESENTED BY THE CITY OF INDIAN WELLS
Indian Wells, Calif., December 3, 2014 – Grammy Award winning vocalist Lisa Fischer will kick off the evening for Desert Lexus Jazz presented by the City of Indian Wells, a premier concert event in the Coachella Valley forthe past 15 years to be held at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on Saturday, May 2. Tickets for the event, featuring several of the most exciting performers in contemporary jazz, will go on sale January 14, 2015.
A touring member of The Rolling Stones for the past 25 years and known for her amazing duets with Mick Jagger on “Gimme Shelter,” and other Stones classics, Fischer is one of the most respected voices in music, touring and recording sessions with the likes of Tina Turner, Chaka Khan and Beyonce. Fischer is also one of the co-stars of last year’s Academy Award winning documentary “20 Feet From Stardom.”
“I’m excited to visit the City of Indian Wells and perform at this amazing venue,” said Fischer. “Each year the Desert Lexus Jazz Festival attracts exceptional artists and I’m extremely proud to have been asked to participate this year.”
The event will be held under the Indian Wells Tennis Garden’s shade pavilion, offering seating for 2,000 patrons. In addition to music, the evening will also feature an assortment of food, wine and art. Reserved and VIP seating will be available.
“I am thrilled to be partnering with the City of Indian Wells and the Indian Wells Tennis Garden for another edition of Desert Lexus Jazz,” said Jim “Fitz” Fitzgerald, co-founder of Wendy Jayne Productions, Inc., and Morning Personality/Program Director for 102.3 KJJZ . “Grammy Award winner Lisa Fischer is a phenomenal addition to the event, and we look forward to another fantastic set of artists for 2015.”
In addition, new local sponsors Farley Interlocking Pavers and Architectural Blue will join returning sponsors Desert Lexus, City of Indian Wells, 102.3 KJJZ Radio and CBS Local TV 2 in creating a unique event for all attendees.
For more information and tickets call the Indian Wells Tennis Garden Box Office at 760-200-8000 or visit www.iwtg.net to order tickets online.