APRIL 11 — Kravis Center at 8pm
The Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour featuring vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater, bassist and musical director Christian McBride, pianist Benny Green, drummer Lewis Nash, saxophonist Chris Potter, and trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire, will appear at major performing arts organizations in many cities and regions of North America, including: Alaska; Alberta, Canada; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Florida; Illinois; Indiana; Louisiana; Massachusetts; Michigan; Missouri; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York; North Carolina; Ohio; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Tennessee; Utah; Virginia; Washington; and Washington, DC. For a complete list of shows, visit montereyjazzfestival.org. Each of the shows will feature an assortment of classic jazz repertoire and original compositions by band members.
The longest continuously-running jazz festival in the world, the Monterey Jazz Festival has presented nearly every major jazz star—from Billie Holiday and Louis Armstrong to Esperanza Spalding and Trombone Shorty—since it was founded in 1958.
Tickets start at $25
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|04/12/13||Gainesville||FL||Phillips Center for Performing Arts University of Florida|
|04/13/13||Tampa||FL||David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts / Ferguson Hall|
|04/14/13||Naples||FL||Philharmonic Center for the Arts / Hayes Hall|