March 29-May 3, 12:30pm | Various Locations, NJ
The Spring series of Saturday concerts for children, begins on Saturday, March 29 and concludes May 3. The hour long-concerts feature top jazz and blues artists who produce fun, interactive and educational programs to introduce children (from toddlers to teenagers) to diverse musical genres. The event includes a Q&A session with the artists, door prizes and a gift for every child. This traveling concert series is presented in various venues throughout New Jersey. Visit wbgo.org/kids for detailed information and concert locations online.
Does your school group or community based organization want to bring a group of children but does not have resources for transportation? Visit wbgo.org/kids for The KJCS Transportation Fund guidelines & application. You can also e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Artists performing for the 2014 Kids Jazz Concert Series this spring are saxophonist Camille Thurman, March 29; jazz and blues pianist Eli Yamin
April 5; vibraphonist Joe Locke & Force of Four
April 12; Brazilian bassist Nilson Matta, April 26; and saxophonist Willie Williams
May 3. This dynamic line-up of artists will introduce children to music from Brazil, the blues, to jazz legend Dave Brubeck and more