an American experiance, an American original
Time: July 22, 2018 from 1pm to 4pm
Location: Kennedy Heights Arts Center Lindner Annex
Street: 6620 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati 45213
City/Town: Cincinnati 45213
Website or Map: http://www.kennedyarts.org
Event Type: concert
Organized By: Laura Gentry
Latest Activity: Jun 26, 2018
A special show by The Horace Silver Project, a quintet organized by internationally known jazz pianist Phil DeGreg featuring trumpet player Mike Wade, pays homage to Horace Silver, NEA Jazz Master, Downbeat Lifetime Hall of Fame member, co-founder with Art Blakey of The Jazz Messengers, and composer of many classics, including Song for My Father (voted into the Grammy Song Hall of Fame, ranked among the twenty most influential hard bop recordings of all time).
Jazz in the Heights is a summer concert series featuring renowned jazz performers which benefits the Kennedy Heights Arts Center. All proceeds support KHAC's arts programs for low-income youth.
Series sponsors: Jazz Alive, Seta Music LAG Productions, LLC.
The afternoon begins at 1:00 pm with a pre-concert reception with free lite bites, artist demonstrations and cash bar. Show starts at 2:00 pm.
General admission seating is $25 in advance/$30 at the door. Concert Hosts receive VIP reserved seating for two, two drink tickets and recognition in the concert program.
Purchase a Series Pass for all three shows: Mandy Gaines (June 9), Tribute to Horace Silver (July 22) and Terell Stafford (August 4) for $65 (save $10!).