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Updated: 02/26/2018 02:18:29PM

Abair, Darius rock Wine & Jazz Fest

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SUN PHOTO BY RUSTY PRAY

John Wright, president of the Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce, waits with saxophonist Mindi Abair before she takes the stage at the 13th annual Wine & Jazz Festival.

SUN PHOTO BY RUSTY PRAY

George Williamson and his wife, Brittney, enjoy the sounds of Eric Darius at the Wine & Jazz Festival. Williamson, an attorney with the Farr Law Firm, went to high school with Darius but did not know he was on the bill.

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Eric Darius performs at the Wine & Jazz Festival.

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From left, Alice Curry of Naples, and Linda Keith and Mavis Barnes, both of Elizabethtown, Kentucky, have front-row seats for the Wine & Jazz Festival.

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Fans in the VIP section enjoy sunshine and jazz at the Wine & Jazz Festival.

PHOTO PROVIDED BY STEVE LINEBERRY

Mindi Abair performs with Eric Darius at the 13th annual Wine & Jazz Festival in Punta Gorda.

By RUSTY PRAY

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Outside on the stage, Eric Darius was wailing on his sax.

Inside the trailer behind the stage, Mindi Abair, absent from the bill but present in the hearts of her fans, waited to surprise them with her own signature sax — and an announcement.

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