Jazz

Internationally renowned jazz pianist and composer Kenny Werner will bring his artistic vision and advice to MTSU Thursday, March 26, as part of the university’s 24th annual Windham Lecture in Liberal Arts. 

The free public event is set for 8 p.m. in Hinton Hall inside MTSU’s Wright Music Building. A searchable campus map with parking details is available at http://tinyurl.com/MTSUParking14-15.

Snap on 2 & 4 with Double A Octet

Mar 9, 2015

The Nashville Jazz Workshop is pleased to announce the next in its Snap on 2&4 Series, with the Double A Octet, featuring Tommy Keenum, Friday, March 13 at 8 p.m. in the Jazz Cave at the Workshop.

The band is the musical creation of Nashville based musicians Roy Agee and Chris Autry. Taking hits from the traditional American songbook, the "Double A's" offer a fresh perspective on classic tunes. Agee (trombone) and Autry (bass), along with 5 horns and stellar rhythm section, offer unique arrangements and original compositions. 

Harry Connick Jr. at Jackson Hall

Feb 23, 2015

Harry Connick Jr. is set to perfrom at TPAC's Jackson Hall on Friday, Feb. 27, at 8 p.m.

Having been showered with awards for his live and recorded musical performances, Connick has exemplified excellence in every aspect of the entertainment world. 

The Music of Billie Holiday

Feb 11, 2015

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.

Dr. John and the Nite Trippers

Feb 9, 2015

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.

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