Aug 3 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pmCullen Performance Hall,
4300 University Dr.
In celebration of this 50th Houston Jazz Month Season, the Houston International Jazz Festival (an electrifying weekend affair now in its 29th year) will commemorate the legacy of August Jazz Month.
Friday, August 2nd begins with a Kick-off party downtown at Axelrad Beer Garden, featuring the Summer Jazz Workshop (SJW) All-Stars.
The Saturday concert, “A Night of Jazz, Keys, and Song” at the University of Houston Cullen Performance Hall, shines the spotlight on featured artists, Pianist Alex Bugnon and Songstress Oleta Adams.
Sunday closes out the weekend with the Annual SJW Scholarship Jazz Brunch, featuring celebrity guest conductor(s) ceremoniously using the baton of Arturo Toscanini – famous conductor of the NBC Symphony Orchestra in 1950.