“The annual Jazz in the Pines Festival is returning to Idyllwild. From July 3-15, a flock of jazz musicians will head up the mountain—led by three-time Grammy Award-winning trumpeter John Daversa and his Big Band.

The event serves as a fundraiser for Idyllwild Arts and its summer program. Idyllwild Arts is an internationally acclaimed arts high school for gifted young artists in music, dance, theater, film, fashion design, visual arts and creative writing. Ticket sales support scholarships for students whose families cannot afford the school’s tuition…”‘

John Daversa Big Band

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