- Date: Mar 20, 2015
- Ticket Prices: $25
Students $10; Seniors $23
- Availability: Purchase Tickets
Platinum recording artist and saxophonist Lou Marini has made a name for himself as a sought-after and soulful sideman in such high-profile groups as the Saturday Night Live Band, The Blues Brothers and Blood Sweat and Tears. Steve Wiest, a multiple Grammy-nominated jazz composer and trombone virtuoso, is known world-wide for his fresh, cutting-edge writing as well as his extroverted playing. Trumpeter Clay Jenkins' career as a jazz artist has covered a wide range of musical experiences from Stan Kenton to the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, bringing him to the forefront of jazz performing and teaching arenas. East St. Louis native Montez Coleman is said to be one of the most innovative percussionist to ever touch a drum. He has made his mark recording and touring with major musicians including Roy Hargrove, Russell Malone and McCoy Tyner.