Giacomo Gates http://waer.org en Revised Jazz Fest Schedule Features Celebrated Vocalist http://waer.org/post/revised-jazz-fest-schedule-features-celebrated-vocalist <p>A new schedule has been released for the 31st&nbsp;Annual M&amp;T Syracuse Jazz Fest and it features one of the more critically acclaimed voices in jazz today. &nbsp;Thanks to a recent grant from the Central New York Community Foundation, chart-topping jazz singer Giacomo Gates is headed to Syracuse. &nbsp;Syracuse Jazz Fest Executive Director Frank Malfitano describes Giacomo Gates as a "<em>vocalese</em> hipster in the style of Jon Hendricks and Eddie Jefferson." &nbsp;Gates performs Friday, July 5th at 5:00 PM.</p> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 13:22:48 +0000 Joe Lee 2983 at http://waer.org Revised Jazz Fest Schedule Features Celebrated Vocalist