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City of Jacksonville Accepting Nominations for the Jacksonville Jazz Hall of Fame

The City of Jacksonville is accepting nominations for the 2011 Jacksonville Jazz Festival Hall of Fame. The Jacksonville Jazz Hall of Fame serves to recognize those who have made significant contributions to jazz in Jacksonville. The 2011 inductee(s) will join the following Jazz Festival pioneers, city leaders, musicians, educators and patrons of the arts:

  • Bob Bednar, 2010
  • Na’im Rashid, 2010
  • Joyce Hellman Bizot, 2009
  • Dr. Bill Prince, 2008
  • Von Barlow, 2007
  • Teddy Washington*, 2006
  • Longineu Parsons, 2006
  • Cecil Cole*, 2005
  • Dick Brown, 2004
  • Vic DiGenti, 2004
  • The Honorable Elaine Brown, 2003
  • Marcus Roberts, 2003
  • Ira Koger*, 2000
  • Rich Matteson*, 2000
  • Mike Tolbert, 1999
  • Dan Kossoff, 1999
  • The Honorable Jake Godbold, 1999

*Deceased

The deadline for nominations is Tuesday, March 1. Nomination forms and bios of current hall of fame members are available at www.jaxjazzfest.com

 

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