Wynton Marsalis & JLCO at Chautauqua
August 22-26, 2016


Trumpeter Wynton Marsalis, a major advocate and educator for jazz, will be at nearby Chautauqua Institute during the week of August 22 through 26.  He will bring with him the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, and on Thursday, Aug. 25, vocalist Cecile McLorin Salvant.  Jazz journalist /historian Geoffrey Ward will also participate in the program, which will include, opn Friday, Aug 26, a performance of Marsalis' "Abbyssinian Mall."

Events will include the following:

Concerts (Ticket prices are included with your Gate Pass.  See Below):

Mon., Aug. 22, 5:00 p.m., Lenne Hall -- Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, with Wynton Marsalis

Tues., Aug. 23, 8:15 p.m., Amphitheater -- Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra: Preview of a new work by Wynton Marsalis, plus music by A. Dvorak (Slovonic Dances) and Johannes Brahma (Symphony #2).

Cecile McLorin SalvantThurs., Aug 25, 8:15 p.m., Amphitheater -- Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with singer Cecile McLorin Salvant.

Fri., Aug. 26, 8:15 p.m., Amphitheater -- Performance of Wynton Marsalis' "Abbyssinian Mass," with JLC Orchestra and Chorale Le Chateaux.


Stephan Crump & Mary Halvorson: Secret Keeper
PACA 1505 State St. Sept. 25 8 p.m.

Mary HalvorsonPACA continues its exciting practice of bring top-level adventurous musical groups to Erie!

On Sunday, Sept. 25 at 8:00 p.m. PACA will present bassist Stephan Crump and guitarist Mary Halvorson.  Admission donation will be $10, but addition donations will be welcome. 

Halvorson has become a leading figure on the international avant garde jazz scene.  She and Crump have been performing as a duo since 2011 and recently released the album "Super 8" (Inrakt Records, 2013.)

Wednesday Mid-Day Art Break

Erie Art Museum Mid-Day Art Break 2016The Breeze Bandmusic schedule • 2016 Erie Art Museum Mid-Day Art Break

Aug 3      The Breeze Band - Classic R&B, soul, blues

Aug 10    The Mighty Sea – Guitar / viola with hauntingly powerful vocals

Aug 17     Jess Royer and Nick Warren - Rich, soulful vocals backed
               by surf-tinged twang

Keith Jarrett Standards Trio

Just a reminder of one of the great piano trios.  Keith Jarrett -- piano, Gary Peacock -- bass, Jack DeJohnette -- drums.