Come listen to renowned jazz guitarist Mark Whitfield and his trio, as they take the stage under the stars at Hotel Valley Ho to celebrate International Jazz Day. Whitfield is coming with others to help Arizona celebrate the 10th annual UNESCO and Herbie Hancock International Jazz Day. He has had the honor of playing with the likes of George Benson, Quincy Jones, and George Duke, just to name a few. In addition to this extraordinary guitarist, the lineup will include internationally-known, Nayo Jones, Billboard artist Neamen Lyles, and Jesse McGuire.
This VIP outdoor event is taking place at Hotel Valley Ho - Palm Lawn on Friday, April 30th, from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. There are two levels of tickets available - so reserve while you can as this limited capacity event will sell out.
This is all being brought to you by Alfred Molina and Doc Jones and his charitable foundation, The International Jazz Day AZ Foundation.
Since 2013, the International Jazz Day AZ Foundation has been uniting Arizona around International Jazz Day, and producing festivals that are Real Jazz for the public to enjoy with the support of generous sponsors and donors. Past festivals have featured world-renowned jazz artists such as Emmet Cohen, Azar Lawrence, Nicolas Payton, Dr. Jesse McGuire, Carlos Rivas e Mexsal, and Kermit Ruffins Nayo Jones Tony Monaco just to name a few. For updated information on events and performers, visit www.jazzdayaz.com.