Sarasota Jazz Festival - VIP Ticket Package
Jazz Club of Sarasota presents A World of Jazz
at 38th Annual Sarasota Jazz Festival, March 7-10, 2018
Ken Peplowski, acclaimed reedman and festival music director, leads 14 musicians from seven nations in four major concerts. The concerts will be presented at THE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER at Riverview High School, 1 Ram Way (just off of Proctor Rd).
Other Festival activities include a Jazz Trolley Pub Crawl, that includes 9 venues and over 50 musicians; and, a viewing of the French Film "Django" with a live Gypsy Jazz Concert at Burns Court Cinema.
VIP Combo includes:
1.Preferred Seating Area To All Four Concerts (front and center, but not assigned to specific seats)
2.Invitation to VIP Reception prior to the Thursday Evening Concert from 5:00-6:30 PM at Mattison's 41 Restaurant 7275 S Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231
3.Invitation to Three Post Evening Concert "Meet & Greet" Events 9:30-10:30 PM on Thur., Fri., Sat
4.Free Admission to Django Film - Friday Morning
5.VIP Parking at the Performing Arts Center - Riverview High School.
Thursday, March 8, 7:30 p.m.Host: Mike Cornette, director of jazz & on-air host, WUSF 89.7 FM, Tampa
1st Set: Scandinavian Jazztrio with special guest vocalist Sinne Eeg. 2nd Set: Scandinavian Jazztrio joined by Jimmy Greene on saxophone and Jeremy Pelt on trumpet. Featured performances by Sinne Eeg, vocals, and Ken Peplowski, reeds.
Finale: All-Star Jazz Jam with all of the evenings musicians
Friday, March 9, 7:30 p.m.
Host: Whitney James, jazz vocalist; on-air jazz host, WUSF 89.7 FM, Tampa
1st Set: Diego Figueiredo, guitar; Chiara Izzi, vocals; Jimmy Greene, saxophone.
2nd Set: Scandinavian Jazztrio; Houston Person, saxophone; Graham Dechter, guitar.
Finale: All-Star Jazz Jam with all of the evenings musicians.
Saturday, March 10, 2 p.m.,
Host: Kayonne Riley, General Manager and Midday Jazz Host, WUCF 89.9 FM, Orlando
Two sets of mix-and-match with Scandinavian Jazztrio; Graham Dechter, guitar; Akiko Tsuruga, organ; Jeff Hamilton, drums; Houston Person, saxophone; Diego Figueiredo, guitar; Chiara Izzi, vocals; Ehud Asherie, piano; and Ken Peplowski, reeds.
Finale: All-Star Jazz Jam with all of the afternoons musicians.
Saturday, March 10, 7:30 p.m.
Host: Bob Seymour, Retired director of jazz and on-air host, WUSF 89.7 FM, Tampa; honorary member, Jazz Club of Sarasota Board of Directors
1st Set: Kristian Leth, drums; Hans Backenroth, bass; Ehud Asherie, piano; and Ken Peplowski, reeds
2nd Set: Jeff Hamilton, drums; Akiko Tsuruga, organ; Graham Dechter, guitar; and Houston Person, saxophone.
Festival Finale: All-Star Jazz Jam with all of the evenings musicians.
THE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER at Riverview High School (View)
1 Ram Way
Sarasota, FL 34231
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|Dog Friendly: No|
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