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Highlights In Jazz 45th Anniversary Gala Thurs., Feb. 22nd 8pm

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Thursday, February 22, 2018, at 8 P.M. featuring the Bucky Pizzarelli Trio with guitarist Russell Malone and bassist Martin Pizzarelli. Also Acclaimed Singer Allan Harris Plus a surprise special guest!

Tribeca Performing Arts Center
Borough of Manhattan Community College
199 Chambers Street
New York, NY 10007
Box Office: 212-220-1460

Mark your calendar for other concerts scheduled for the 2018 Highlights In Jazz 46th season:

Thursday, March 22, 2018, 8 P.M.

The Millennials Meet The Masters

Featuring saxophonists Peter and Will Anderson, trumpeter Dominick Farinacci, drummer Jimmy Cobb, bassist Buster Williams, trombonist Steve Turre, and pianist George Cables, plus surprise special guest!

Thursday, May 10, 2018, 8 P.M.

Dick Hyman and Friends

Pianist Dick Hyman, trombonist, Wycliffe Gordon, bassist Jay Leonhart, saxophonist Ken Peplowski, drummer/vibraphonist Chuck Redd, and surprise special guest!

Thursday, June 21, 2018, 8 P.M.

Salute to Russell Malone

Guest of Honor: guitarist Russell Malone, plus saxophonists Jimmy Heath and Houston Person, drummers Lewis Nash and Willie Jones III, trumpeter Jeremy Pelt, guitarist Gene Bertoncini, vibraphonist Steve Nelson, bassist Luke Sellick, and surprise special guest! In producing the Highlights In Jazz series, Jack Kleinsinger is living the dream. Early on, he booked legendary jazzmen such as Buddy Rich and Dizzy Gillespie, “I idolized these guys growing up, and never dreamed I’d work with them, I never thought this would happen,” Jack reveals. To this day, “That feeling is still there. It doesn’t get any better than this for a fan.”

Schedule subject to change without notice.

Visit the The UNF Jack Kleinsinger Highlights in Jazz Archive

During his 45 years producing the concert series Highlights in Jazz, he has gotten to know many brilliant musicians. Dizzy Gillespie once came by the house and played for his cat. But is jazz, if not dead then relegated to a museum piece? The future of an art form: at BMCC-Tribeca Performing Arts Center with music from Nicki Denner and Anton Denner, both very much alive.

Ticket Prices: $50.00 | $45.00 (student rate with valid ID) or by mail order. Tickets can be purchased in advance at the box office. Please send a check made payable to: Highlights In Jazz

Please mail orders to:

Highlights In Jazz 

7 Peter Cooper Road, Apt. 11E
New York NY 10010
(Please enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope)

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