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  • Detroit Jazz Fest in Photos: Danilo Perez

    September 5, 2010. Posted by David Tallacksen.

    Danilo Perez and his quintet performed for an excited and involved audience - at one point collectively singing for the multi-Grammy Award-winner so the band could spontaneously compose a song incorporating the music in the air.

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  • Detroit Jazz Festival in Photos: Christian Li

    September 5, 2010. Posted by David Tallacksen.

    This year's DJF theme is Flame Keepers, and the Fest highlights this by bringing some of the brightest young stars from across the country's colleges and universities to perform. Among them, Christian Li and his trio from Berklee College.

  • DJF Quiz: Identify the footwear owner

    September 5, 2010. Posted by David Tallacksen.

    Standing at the lip of the stages taking photos gives one a unique perspective on the wonderful performances at the Detroit Jazz Festival. One thing I notice - because it's literally at eye-level - is the footwear of the musicians. I present to you photos of the footwear of two of this year's performers. Let us know in the comments your guesses of who they belong to. Check back later today when all will be revealed!