Sun07272014

     Subscribe  |  Contact  |  Advertise  |  RSS Feed Other Publications

Wednesday, 26 June 2013 00:00

Jazz festival heats up Waynesville

Written by 

art jazzfestEnjoy traditional, bop, and original jazz during the Summer Jazz Festival on Saturdays from June 29 to July 20 at the Classic Wineseller in Waynesville.

 

The schedule includes Michael Jefry Stevens (piano), Zack Page (bass) and Rick Dilling (drums) on June 29; Sonny Thornton (drums), Michael Jefry Stevens and Mike Holstein (bass) on July 6; Byron Hedgepeth (vibraphone) and Michael Jefry Stevens on July 13; Wendy Jones (vocals) and Michael Jefry Stevens on July 20.

Stevens performs extensively around the world. A bandleader for more than 30 years, he has more than 75 albums. Page has traveled the globe, performing at the Montreaux Jazz Festival, and all 50 states. Dilling has played for some of the greatest musicians of all time including the Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra, Margaret Whiting and Billy Taylor. Holstein has been a member of the band, Cotangent, a New York-based group led by pianist/composer, Bill Gerhardt. Thornton is a master drummer. Hedgepeth currently teaches at Appalachian State University.

828.452.6000 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or www.classicwineseller.com.

blog comments powered by Disqus
Read 602 times

Media

blog comments powered by Disqus

This Must Be the Place

  • This must be the place

    art theplaceThere’s no place like home. Amid my first few weeks living in Western North Carolina, there were times I got homesick. Though I have bounced around the country for many years now, I, too, have moments where I start to miss things familiar to me.

    Written on Wednesday, 23 July 2014 12:56 Read more...