Acura Automobiles: Acura Returns for Another Year of Celebrating Music and Arts during a New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

Posted on 17. Apr, 2018 by in Acura Canada

  • 19th year as unite of a New Orleans Jazz Heritage Festival
  • 3rd year as unite and central automotive partner of Trombone Shorty Foundation’s “Shorty Fest”
  • Full indication lineup on arrangement during Acura Product Experience Tent

Acura outlines a 19th year as a unite of a New Orleans Jazz Heritage Festival, stability a brand’s ardent support of a low-pitched birthright of New Orleans. Acura also is a presenting unite and central automotive partner of Shorty Fest, a vital fundraiser for a Trombone Shorty Foundation, on Thursday, May 3.

Acura will continue a tradition of hosting mythological musicians on The Acura Main Stage, or “Acura Stage,” during this year’s Jazz Fest, including Sting, Jimmy Buffet, Lionel Richie, Aerosmith, and Trombone Shorty Orleans Avenue. Festival attendees also will have a event to revisit a Acura Product Experience tent, where a brand’s full indication lineup will be on display, as good as have a possibility to win entrance to a disdainful Acura VIP Lounge and Acura Side Stage Passes. The disdainful Acura VIP Lounge is open both weekends – Apr 28-29th and May 5-6th.

“Music has always been an critical member of a Acura code and we are vehement to lapse to New Orleans to support a implausible musicians and singular low-pitched enlightenment of this city,” pronounced Jon Ikeda, clamp boss ubiquitous manager of Acura. “We are respected to continue a work with Troy ‘Trombone Shorty’ Andrews and his substructure to continue New Orleans’ low-pitched birthright by education, opening and mentorships.”

Acura continues to work and combine with Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews, an iconic singer, songwriter, bandleader, and owner of a Trombone Shorty Foundation ( Through a foundation’s largest fundraiser of a year, Shorty Fest, Acura supports Trombone Shorty and his passion to commission New Orleans girl to attain as veteran musicians, and minister to a duration of a mythological sounds of a city. This year’s Shorty Fest will take place May 3 during a House of Blues New Orleans.   

Acura and Music
Music is critical to a Acura brand, not usually by a sponsorship of a New Orleans Jazz Heritage Festival, though in a in-product knowledge it provides to Acura drivers. The latest instance is a 2019 Acura RDX, that done a universe entrance during a 2018 New York International Auto Show. The 2019 Acura RDX facilities accessible a award-winning Panasonic ELS Studio 3D™ reward audio, delivering implausible operation and a whole new listening knowledge with 4 roof-mounted speakers. The ELS Studio 3D™ audio was grown by Acura and Panasonic and tuned by Grammy-winning strain producer, Elliot Scheiner.

Acura also incorporates strain to raise a appetite and tension in a brand’s selling campaigns. Most recently, a 2018 Acura RLX featured a iconic American musician, James Brown and his strain “Super Bad” served as a soundtrack to a campaign.

The New Orleans Jazz Heritage Festival starts Friday, Apr 27 and runs by Sunday, May 6. For a full lineup of artists and some-more information on a New Orleans Jazz Heritage Festival, revisit  

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About Acura
Acura is a heading automotive oppulance nameplate that delivers Precision Crafted Performance, representing a strange values of a Acura code – a joining to evocative styling, high opening and innovative engineering, all built on a substructure of peculiarity and reliability.

The Acura lineup facilities 6 particular models – a RLX premium, oppulance sedan, a TLX opening oppulance sedan, a ILX competition sedan, a 5-passenger RDX oppulance crossover SUV, a seven-passenger Acura MDX, America’s all-time best-selling three-row oppulance SUV and a next-generation, electrified NSX supercar as a new and apex countenance of Acura Precision Crafted Performance.

About a Trombone Shorty Foundation:
The Trombone Shorty Foundation, founded by musician Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews in 2013, preserves and perpetuates a graphic low-pitched birthright of New Orleans by strain instruction, performance, business education, mentorship, and real-life knowledge – as partial of a time-honored tradition to favour a colourful village by strain and tradition. Since launching, a substructure has grown from portion 15 students to 70 per year, scheming determined musicians from underserved New Orleans communities for success in strain and life, relocating a city’s enlightenment brazen and training real-world skills for success in a strain industry. Shorty Fest, a foundation’s largest annual fundraiser, is a vital pull during Jazz Fest week, and is famous for featuring adult and entrance bands and showcasing a talents of a Academy students. Learn some-more during


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