COME CELEBRATE THE 1st ANNUAL “ JAZZ AT LUNCH TIME Concert”
AT AZ STATE CAPITOL for the Performing Art
Outdoor concert is one of 196 global celebrations taking place on Wed April 26th 11:00 AM
INTERNATIONAL JAZZ DAY AZ FOUNDATION CONCERT FEATURES THE BEST OF “REAL JAZZ”
Downtown Scottsdale joins more than 196 global Jazz Day celebrations on April 26th, the date officially designated by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to celebrate jazz and the role it plays in uniting people around the world.
International known Drummer Fred Boswell JR headlines this year’s Int’l jazz Day Concert. He’s famous for winning the Guitar Center AZ Drum off Contest.
• Nayo Jones – Mentored by her father Doc Jones, jazz vocalist Nayo is a rising star who has opened for jazz greats such as Chris Botti, Otis and The Temptations, The Whispers and Lakeside.
• Mario Abney- Chicago born and raised Jazz Trp Mario Abney now of New Orleans fuses traditional and extended trumpet techniques in a most inventive way; his strikingly personal instrumental vision endows the music with an infinite array of tonal color.
• William “Doc” Jones – Jazz saxophonist, keyboard artist, founder of NextStudent Academy and Jaz Day AZ, Doc Jones has performed with Aretha Franklin and The Temptations among others.
WHEN / WHERE:
Wed, April 26th 11 to 3 p.m.
AZ State Capitol Lawn
1700 West Washinton St.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
COST /PUBLIC CONTACT:
General Admission – $Free
VIP Seating will be available