GRAMMY-NOMINATED SAXOPHONIST DAVE KOZ ANNOUNCES “DAVE KOZ AND FRIENDS CHRISTMAS TOUR 2018”

SPECIAL GUESTS INCLUDE MINDI ABAIR, JONATHAN BUTLER, KEIKO MATSUI AND INTRODUCING SHELÈA

For Immediate Release – World renowned and multi-Grammy nominated saxophonist Dave Koz has announced his return to the road this Fall for his 21st annual “Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour 2018”.  Now in its 21st year, the tour has received nationwide critical acclaim since its 1997 inception.  After last year’s highly successful 20-year anniversary Christmas run, Koz’s 2018 Christmas Tour promises to bring fresh renditions of holiday classics—as well as a Chanukah medley!—and hits from his respective catalog.  Special Guests joining Dave this year include: Mindi Abair, pop/blues saxophonist/singer who will be making her first Christmas Tour appearance with Koz; South African guitarist/singer, Jonathan Butler, who returns for another wonderful time with Dave; Japanese keyboard sensation Keiko Matsui; and up and coming vocalist Sheléa, who also made a vocal appearance on Dave’s most recent smash album Summer Horns II From A To Z.

The multi-city holiday trek launches November 23rd at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall

in Sarasota, FL and will hit other major US markets including Atlanta, GA, Chicago, IL, Las Vegas, NV, San Diego, CA and San Jose, CA.  For further information on the tour, dates, on-sale info and the VIP Program, please visit www.davekoz.com.

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Dave Koz Tour Dates:

Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour 2018

Special Guests Mindi Abair Jonathan Butler Keiko Matsui and introducing Shelèa

Fri Nov 23: Sarasota, FL – Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall

Sat Nov 24: Clearwater FL – Ruth Eckerd Hall

Sun Nov 25: Naples FL – Hayes Hall

Tue Nov 27: Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Parker Playhouse

Wed Nov 28: Ft. Pierce FL – Sunrise Theatre

Thu Nov 29: Jacksonville, FL – Florida Theatre

Fri Nov 30: Atlanta GA – Cobb Energy Center

Sat Dec 1:  Newport News VA – Ferguson Center For The Performing Arts

Mon Dec 3: Morristown NJ – Mayo Performing Arts Center

Tue Dec 4:  New Brunswick NJ – State Theatre

Wed Dec 5: Collingswood NJ – Scottish Rite Auditorium

Thu Dec 6: Columbus, OH – Palace Theatre

Fri Dec 7: Chicago IL – Chicago Theatre

Sat Dec 8: Cleveland, OH – State Theatre

Sun Dec 9: Carmel, IN -The Palladium

Mon Dec 10: Omaha, NB – Orpheum Theatre

Tue Dec 11: St. Charles, MO – Family Arena

Thu Dec 13: El Paso TX – Plaza Theatre

Fri Dec 14: Las Vegas, NV – Red Rock Casino

Sat Dec 15: Mesa AZ – Ikeda Theatre

Mon Dec 17: San Diego CA – Balboa Theatre

Tue Dec 18: Palm Desert CA – McCallum

Wed Dec 19: San Jose CA – City National Civic

Thu Dec 20: Rohnert Park CA – Green Music Center

Fri Dec 21: Modesto CA – Gallo Center

Sat Dec 22: Cerritos CA – Cerritos Center For The Performing Arts

Sun Dec 23: Cerritos CA – Cerritos Center For The Performing Arts