Thank you Sponsors Sam's Club, Nashville Electric Company SPPlus, and Metro Human Relations Commission
We Have An All-Star Line-Up the 2017 Fisk Food & Music Festival
Other Sponsors include: Nashville Electric Company, The Metro Human Relations Commission and SPPlus Parking and WFSK - In-Kind Sponsors include: Cromwell Radio Group, TN. Tribune, Metro Parks Dept., Nashville PRIDE Newspaper Group, Nashville Jazz Workshop, & Meharry Medical College. For more information click here: www.wfskfm.org/fisk-festival-vendors-aps--details.html
Performance Schedule 2:15pm - 3:05pm Dr. Mark Williams & The Mark Williams Band Dr. Mark is n award-winning Contemporary Gospel Recording, songwriter, worship leader, and surgeon. His latest release WHEN A MAN WORSHIPS includes an eclectic array of jazz, Caribbean-styled, traditional and contemporary gospel songs.
3:20pm - 4:10pm Les Sabler & the Les Sabler Band Nashville transplant guitarist, vocalist, and producer Les Sabler burst onto the smooth jazz music scene in Canada back in the late 1980's. He has released seven CD projects during that time. Over his music career he has landed concert dates headlining or opening for artists such as Lorber, Spyro Gyra, Richard Elliot, Michael Lington, Diane Schurr and Fattburger.
4:35pm - 5:35pm The Hamilton Brothers Band The Hamilton Brothers, a seasoned trio of accomplished musicians, producers and writers are considered as "go to" musicians for performances in Nashville. They are accomplished in many genres of music such as: Jazz, Soul, Funk and Gospel and have shared both stage and studios with artists such as Lalah Hathaway, Aaron Neville, B.B. King, After 7, Montell Jordan, Angela Winbush and Kelly Price.
6:00pm - 7:00pm Kevin Whalum & the Kevin Whalum Band Whether covering soul, jazz, scat or gospel Kevin Whalum himself is "an instrument". Coming from a gifted musical family his smooth vocal stylings are in demand in performances and recordings with some of music’s most talented people in music. Writing, singing, producing, recording and even preaching Kevin gives you a 100% performance every time. Kevin is baby to legendary saxophonists Kirk Whalum. You hear Kevin on most of Kirk's albums.
7:45pm - 8:50pm Lindsey Webster Trio Lindsey Webster achieved the only vocally driven song to hit #1 on the Billboard Contemporary Jazz chart for four weeks (beating out Sade’s previous record of three weeks) with the songFool Me Once. Webster considers herself “very, very lucky” to have grown up in Woodstock, NY. With a heavy emphasis on arts and music. She has been performing around the world and has recently released her third album Back To Your Heart which is climbing he smooth jazz charts. She has sung on other new contemporary jazz singles from Kirk Whalum and Rick Braun.
8:50pm - 9:00pm WFSK - Goodnight and thank for for coming to the Fisk Food & Music Festival