Friday, June 4, 2010;
When: Friday at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday noon to 10 p.m.
Where: Merriweather Post Pavilion, 10475 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia.
Tickets: Starting at $44.50 for Friday; $54.50 for Saturday and Sunday.
Performers: Althea René takes the stage as part of the "Catch a Rising Star Showcase" Saturday at noon. Gladys Knight headlines Friday night. Esperanza Spalding and Ledisi perform Saturday night, and Patti LaBelle and Kenny G take the stage Sunday. For a complete lineup of performers, go to http://www.capitaljazz.com.