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Published:Wednesday | January 26, 2011 | 12:00 AM
Jazzing around! (From left) Steve Urchin, Uliana Afanasenko, Ricky Francis, Sheba Hottat, Kamal Bankay Ramona Sirjue and entertainer Sean Paul were all in the mix at the Pre-Jazz Festival lyme at the Fiction Nightclub. - Contributed photos
Jamaica's ambassador to the United States, Audrey Marks, with former United states secretary of state, General Colin Powell, at his office in Alexandria, Virginia, after meeting with him on Monday morning. Powell, whose parents were immigrants from Jamaica, is also a former chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff. - Contributed
Gleaner haute couture at its best.
Party fans having a grand time at the Gleaner's A Taste of Jazz at The Deck last Thursday. - Photos by Winston Sill/Photographer
Talk about 'back to back', this is it!
Lachu Ramchandani smiles for the camera with his guest, Lorna Golding, wife of Prime Minister Bruce Golding, as she arrives for his annual brunch at Club India, St Andrew, on Sunday. - Contributed
Saxophonist Luis Mejias thrills (from second left) Katherine Rajhpaul, Sheba Hottat and Nyatalie McFarlane at the pre-jazz festival lyme held at the Blue Beat Jazz Bar, Montego Bay.
Entertainer Fahrenheit (left) chats with Turnkey Productions head, Walter Elmore, during the recent pre-jazz festival lyme.

All roads lead to the western end of the island today, as this year's Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival gets under way at the Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium. The Gleaner got lovers of music in the mood last Thursday at The Deck in St Andrew.