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Burien’s Jazz Walk on Saturday, Sept. 24 will be FREE for young jazz-lovers

Burien’s Jazz Walk on Saturday, Sept. 24 will be FREE for young jazz-lovers

Burien’s all-day jazz party – coming up Saturday, Sept. 24 – is not just for adults. Young jazz fans are very welcome at the 8th Annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival. All venues are kid-friendly... [Read more]

All-day jazz party will swing into Burien on Saturday, Sept. 24

All-day jazz party will swing into Burien on Saturday, Sept. 24

The summer music festival season is not over – and the best is yet to come! The 8th annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival will swing into Burien on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 3 p.m.-11 p.m. The all-day... [Read more]

VIDEO: City’s Movers & Shakers move piano for Saturday’s Classic Jazz Festival

VIDEO: City’s Movers & Shakers move piano for Saturday’s Classic Jazz Festival

On Thursday morning (Sept. 17) some of the major movers and shakers in Burien helped to move the Discover Burien piano from their office to St. Elizabeth’s Church four blocks away. Helping to get... [Read more]

Highline Classic Jazz Festival will be Sept. 19, with live music, dancing, films

Highline Classic Jazz Festival will be Sept. 19, with live music, dancing, films

The 7th annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival will be held on Saturday, Sept. 19, from 3-11 p.m., and will include a wide variety of jazz styles, dancing, dining, and vintage jazz films. The new “jazz... [Read more]

Vintage Films add new dimension to the Highline Classic Jazz Festival Sept. 19

Vintage Films add new dimension to the Highline Classic Jazz Festival Sept. 19

Vintage Jazz Films will add new a dimension to the 7th annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival, which will be held on Saturday, Sept. 19, from 3 – 11 p.m. This year’s fest will be a “Jazz... [Read more]

Saturday could be last chance to attend jazz festival in historic Masonic castle

Saturday could be last chance to attend jazz festival in historic Masonic castle

This Saturday (March 8), YOU can enjoy a great party and share in making a little history at the perfect setting for a classic jazz festival – the historic Landmark Event Center in Des Moines. It will... [Read more]

Northwest’s only classic jazz festival set for March 8 at historic venue

Northwest’s only classic jazz festival set for March 8 at historic venue

The time is rapidly approaching for the Northwest’s only music festival that exclusively features classic jazz from the first half of the 20th Century – Burien Arts Association’s 6th annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival, coming Saturday, March 8…

SAVE THE DATE: Highline Classic Jazz Festival will be Saturday, March 8

SAVE THE DATE: Highline Classic Jazz Festival will be Saturday, March 8

Here’s a great New Year’s Resolution – plan ahead to attend Puget Sound’s premier classic jazz festival on Saturday, March 8! Burien Arts Association’s 6th Annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival... [Read more]

LETTER: Highline Classic Jazz Fest Organizers ‘Warmed by the Afterglow!’

LETTER: Highline Classic Jazz Fest Organizers ‘Warmed by the Afterglow!’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader:] Wow! What a great event! We have received so many compliments on the festival. The Highline Classic Jazz Festival is... [Read more]

CONTEST UPDATE: We Have a Winner for Tix to the Highline Classic Jazz Fest!

CONTEST UPDATE: We Have a Winner for Tix to the Highline Classic Jazz Fest!

UPDATE 2 p.m. 3/5/13: Cindy Pitz correctly identified the answer to our contest question, and she wins a pair of tickets to Saturday’s Highline Classic Jazz Festival – congrats Cindy! She correctly... [Read more]

Don’t Miss Casey MacGill Swingin’ at the Highline Classic Jazz Festival March 9

Don’t Miss Casey MacGill Swingin’ at the Highline Classic Jazz Festival March 9

The Highline Classic Jazz Festival – coming Saturday, March 9 – will include a featured performance by Casey MacGill, singing, playing his ukulele and leading his 14-piece swing and jump orchestra... [Read more]

Over 15 Bands Will Play at 5th Annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival March 9

Over 15 Bands Will Play at 5th Annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival March 9

Burien Arts’ Fifth Annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival will be held Saturday, March 9, from 2:30 p.m. – 10 p.m., and will offer a Big Program at its new location, The Landmark Event Center in... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Sights from the 2012 Highline Classic Jazz Festival

PHOTOS: Sights from the 2012 Highline Classic Jazz Festival

Landmark Event Center in Des Moines was the new setting for the Highline Classic Jazz Festival this past Saturday (March 10). This annual event is organized by Burien Arts as part of their mission to... [Read more]

Burien Arts Raffling off Airline Tickets at Highline Classic Jazz Festival

Burien Arts Raffling off Airline Tickets at Highline Classic Jazz Festival

“Fly me to the moon, and let me swing among the stars…” Well not exactly, but thanks to Alaska Airlines, sponsor of the Highline Classic Jazz Festival, one lucky winner will win two... [Read more]

Jazz Favorites Susan Pascal with Gretta Metassa to Perform at Jazz Festival

Jazz Favorites Susan Pascal with Gretta Metassa to Perform at Jazz Festival

“Echoing Rosie Clooney’s natural warmth and Nancy Wilson’s impeccable phrasing, Matassa moves from triumph to triumph” —Jazz Times In the Pacific Northwest, where she built her... [Read more]

Mt. Rainier High Jazz Band to Appear at Highline Classic Jazz this Saturday

Mt. Rainier High Jazz Band to Appear at Highline Classic Jazz this Saturday

Band teacher Mat Montgomery,a lifelong jazz trumpet player playing Billy Strayhorn's 'Take the A Train' in the jazz band rehearsal hall of MRHS. Story & Photo by Janet Grella The organizers... [Read more]

Enjoy a 5-Course Dinner for $14 at the Highline Classic Jazz Festival March 10

Enjoy a 5-Course Dinner for $14 at the Highline Classic Jazz Festival March 10

Burien Arts, presenters of the Highline Classic Jazz Festival, has announced that you won’t have to leave the Landmark Event Center to eat dinner – they’ve arranged with EJ’s Customer... [Read more]

Win Tickets to Highline Classic Jazz Festival & Copperleaf Restaurant!

Win Tickets to Highline Classic Jazz Festival & Copperleaf Restaurant!

The good folks at the Highline Classic Jazz Festival have announced that two lucky winners will receive a pair of tickets for a full day of classic jazz as well as a $75 gift certificate to Cedarbrook... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline Classic Jazz Festival Is This Saturday At 2pm & 7pm

REMINDER: Highline Classic Jazz Festival Is This Saturday At 2pm & 7pm

REMINDER: The Highline Classic Jazz Festival is this Saturday, Feb. 19th, with two shows at Burien’s Performing Arts Center – a matinee at 2pm and an evening show at 7pm. Tickets are $20 for each... [Read more]