You do not want to miss this rare opportunity to see the Jim Cullum Jazz Band in Austin! This ensemble is renowned worldwide for playing the classic jazz associated with King Oliver, Louis Armstrong, Jelly Roll Morton and Bix Beiderbecke --among others--plus music by great American composers such as Duke Ellington, Hoagy Carmichael, George Gershwin and Irving Berlin. The band has performed at Carnegie Hall, the Kennedy Center, Wolf Trap Farm, Austin City Limits, and at festivals and concerts across the U.S. and Latin America. The San Antonio jazz great will take the stage at the Cap City Comedy Club in Austin, Oct. 15 from 2:00 to 5:00 pm. Admission is free to ATJS members; $10 general admission and students with ID $5:00. Swing dancers will have plenty of room to dance and a full bar and great food round out the fun. This concert is presented by the Austin Traditional Jazz Society, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Please visit www.atjs.org for more information
- Cost: $10; $5 students with ID; Free to ATJS members
- Phone: (512) 451-6350
- Name: Austin Traditional Jazz Society
The Austin Traditional Jazz Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which is dedicated to the performance and preservation of traditional jazz in Central Texas. The Society was formed back in 1977 and has provided a stage for many leading national and local traditional jazz musicians. It welcomes to its events and membership anyone who enjoys this fine American art form.
- Address: 8120 Research Blvd.
- City: Austin
- State: TX
- Zip: 78758