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Jon Batiste & Friends set to open Newport Jazz Festival / BroadwayWorld

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Don't miss the opportunity to get some of the best seats in the house for one of Newport's most popular summer events featuring Jon Batiste & Friends at the Friday evening August 2 concert of the Newport Jazz Festival. "Jon Batiste is always the life of the party. In fact, he's a party all by himself, but watch the musical magic happen when he and his friends sing, dance and play their way around the Tennis Hall of Fame this summer," said George Wein, Festival Founder and Chairman of the Board of Newport Festivals Foundation. "A Newport Jazz and Folk Festival favorite, Jon raises the bar for a fabulous evening of entertainment."

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