Free Concert by the Jamey Aebersold Jazz Quartet

Free Concert by the Jamey Aebersold Jazz Quartet

Thursday, January 24, 2019, 6:45 PM-8:00 PM

Library Auditorium

Join us at the Floyd County Library in January for a special musical performance featuring the Jamey Aebersold Jazz Quartet! Enjoy the relaxing sounds of jazz music during this free concert. Guests of all ages are invited to hear an inspired collection of jazz favorites. Jamey Aebersold Jazz has generously made it possible for members of our community to experience this full concert of the Jamey Aebersold Jazz Quartet. The performance will feature Jamey Aebersold on saxophone, Gabe Evens on piano, Tyrone Wheeler on bass, and Jonathan Higgins on drums. No registration is required. For more information, please contact the Customer Service Desk at 812-949-3522.

In addition to entertaining audiences with their musical performances, Jamey and his colleagues mentor fellow musicians each July at the Summer Jazz Workshops held at the University of Louisville, providing an intensive learning experience for musicians of all ages and skill levels.

Jamey Aebersold received his Master’s Degree from Indiana University in Saxophone, and was later also awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Music by Indiana University. Jamey is known for his series of Jazz Play-A-Longs (book and CD sets) that allow a musician the opportunity to practice and improvise with well-known jazz personalities. Internationally recognized as an authority on jazz education, Jamey was awarded the 2014 National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master Award, which is the nation’s highest honor in jazz.

Event Properties

Event Date Thursday January 24th 2019 6:45 pm
Event End Date Thursday January 24th 2019 8:00 pm