JazzWeekWorcester - Worcester Jazz Festival 2019

Date: October 8, 2019 - October 12, 2019 at 11:00AM - 6:00PM

Presented By: New England Jazz Enrichment Foundation; Worcester Academy; CountryBank; Grid Hospitality Group; Joe's Albums; Redemption Rock Brewing Co; WUTY Unity Radio

The second annual Worcester Jazz Festival returns bigger and better with 3 Days and 4 great events guaranteed to entertain the casual and the hard-core Jazz fans...

Thursday October 10th: "Night & Day: Worcester Jazz Singer's Tribute to Cole Porter"... what should be an amazing night of music will be held in the equally amazing and historic Lewis J. Warner Memorial Theater at the Worcester Academy where Cole Porter was a student. Hosted by Dale LePage and featuring the Worcester Academy Jazz Band and vocalists Renee Legendre, John Solaperto, Joan Cleary, Lydia Fortune, Jennifer Antkowiak and Toni Ballard with Bobby Gadoury, Joe D'Angelo, Geoffrey Watson-Oehling and Thomas Spears... A Splendid Time is Guaranteed for All! 7:00PM Tickets $15 online/$20 door

Friday October 11th: Jazz Night at Redemption Rock Brewery... Slip in for a fun evening of Brews and Jazz  featuring Peruvian Guitarist Carlos Odria and his band along with the Worcester Academy Steel Drums and QCC Latin Jazz Ensemble  opening... and fantastic Authentic Cuban Fusion Cuisine by Sabor Latino! It's music that will move you and anyone that it comes in contact with! FREE admission but plan on getting there early to get a seat!

Saturday October 12th: It is our signature Festival on the Common... 11:00AM - 6:00PM - a fun day of Music, Food, Drink, Crafts and More... featuring The Worcester Academy Jazz Band; Clark University Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Jerry Sabatini; The WPI Jazz Band with special guest Toni Ballard under the direction of Doug Olsen; vocalist COBBY;  Worcester's Legendary Russo Brothers;  The Fringe featuring critically-acclaimed saxophonist George Garzone; award-winning vocalist Patrice Williamson; and a Worcester Tribute to Mac Rebennack(Dr. John) with GUMBO... with Worcester Food Trucks, Craft Vendors, Children's face painting, balloons and more! FREE-to-the-Public

Saturday October 12th - Internationally acclaimed pianist Yoko Miwa and her band perform at the Pavilion at the Beer Garden on the Grid. The Worcester Jazz Collective will open. Tickets NOW ON SALE. Limited seating available. 8PM $15 advance/$20 door

For tickets and more information please visit: http://www.worcesterjazzfestival.com

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