No singer knows her way around a jazz tune like Dianne Reeves does. With her distinctive jazz and R&B stylings, the four-time GRAMMY® winner is one of music’s most gifted vocalists, unrivaled in her ability to interpret old and new standards alike. Friday May 2nd she will perform a mix of originals and classics at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center.
A Tribute to Billy Adair: In honor of the late, loved Blair Big Band director Billy Adair, the Nashville Jazz Orchestra spotlights guest artists who honed their craft under Adair's expert tutelage. Performers include Sarah Edmonds, Liz Johnson, Molly Jewell, Sarah Williams and Matt Belsante. The show will be held April 27th from 6-8 PM at the Blair School of Music at Vanderbilt University. Ticket prices are $20 for adults, $15 for seniors and Vanderbilt faculty and staff, and free for students with ID.
The Nashville Jazz Workshop and the Frist Center for the Visual Arts announced the eighth season of the popular jazz performance and education series, Jazz on the Move. Each installment features a lecture and performance highlighting a major figure or period in jazz history. Presented by Nashville’s top jazz artist/educators, the series offers audiences world class music as well as an opportunity to learn more about jazz.
Join Beegie Adair, Roger Spencer and Chris Brown on April 19th at the Nashville Jazz Workshop for a special monthly performance series. Reservations are strongly encouraged!
The doors open at 6:15pm, and the concert begins at 7. Admission is $20 or $10 for students with an I.D.
Reminder that Nashville Jazz Workshop is a BYOB establishment. Visit www.beegieadair.com for a list of recommended neighborhood restaurants & wine shops for your convenience. Dates and musicians are subject to change without notice. Please call the venue before driving long distances.
Join us for The Billy Adair Memorial Concert featuring the Blair Big Band, with special guest performances on Saturday, April 19th at Martha Rivers Ingram Hall.
Admission to this special event is free. More details will be available at www.blair.vanderbilt.edu or by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
Free parking is available in the West Garage, which is directly across the street from the Blair School & Ingram Hall. The garage entrance on Children’s Way, directly across the street from the entrance to the school, must be used.