UCF-Orlando Jazz Festival Concert I
Friday, March 24, 2017; 8:00pm - 9:30pm
The UCF School of Performing Arts presents the 9th annual UCF-Orlando Jazz Festival featuring performances by internationally acclaimed artists.
The opening night concert features the Peter Bernstein Trio. Guitarist Peter Bernstein has been a part of the jazz scene in New York and abroad since 1989. As a leader, Peter has released nine albums and a DVD. As a sideman, Peter has appeared in groups led by Sonny Rollins, Bobby Hutcherson, George Coleman, Lou Donaldson, Dr. Lonnie Smith and more.
The Jazz Professors will also perform. The Professors are each working music professionals and faculty members at UCF. Each of the group's albums has reached the JazzWeek Top 50 with 2013's Do That Again reaching number 6.
You won’t want to miss this show!
Be sure to check out Saturday night's concert with legendary jazz trumpeter Leroy Jones.