The Nashville Jazz Workshop continues the ninth season of the popular jazz performance and education series "Jazz on the Move" with a special presentation on the music of Billie Holiday, featuring vocalist Connye Florance. This event will take place at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts on Sunday, Feb. 22 at 3 p.m.
Join Dr. John and the Nite Trippers at the War Memorial Auditorium on Feb. 17 from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
The legendary Dr. John is a six-time GRAMMY®Award-winning musician and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee. Known throughout the world as the embodiment of New Orleans musical legacy, Dr. John is a true icon in American culture. His colorful musical career began in the 1950s when he wrote and played guitar on some of the greatest records to come out of the Crescent City, including recordings by Professor Longhair, Art& Neville, Joe Tex and Frankie Ford.
Enjoy authentic Napoli-style pizza, homemade pastas and desserts, or the full-service bar while listening to the cool sounds of RoseOnVibes Quintet at Bella Napoli Pizzeria and Restaurant on Feb. 15 at 6 p.m.
You'll hear jazz standards with kick, jazz vocals, and African music with a twist.
There's always room for audience participation on hand percussion instruments from around the world.