About This Event
In joint celebration of UNESCO's 2021 International Jazz Day, which is chaired by multi-Grammy winner Herbie Hancock, the 3rd annual Palm Beach International Jazz Festival will celebrate the great American music genre -JAZZ. The festival will honor the many wonderful facets of jazz including the Great American Songbook, jazz standards, Bebop, Brazilian and Latin jazz. The Palm Beach International Jazz Festival is a full, one-day music event which will feature highly acclaimed, award winning jazz artists who perform in and around south Florida as well as around the world.
2:00 p.m. concert starts the festival off with vocalist and Broadway actor, "King of Palm Beach", Rob Russell. Following Mr. Russell is the Women in Jazz South Florida Ensemble (Roberta Demuro on piano, Susan Merritt on bass, and Julie Jacobs on drums; also featuring vocalist Libra Sene (President of Women In Jazz South Florida). The headliner for the afternoon concert is world-renowned jazz saxophonist, flutist and vocalist Mr. Jesse Jones, Jr. Quartet.
Festival will continue with 8:00 p.m. Concert.
Eddy Balzola & Oriente!
Yvette Norwood-Tiger and Horizons Jazz Band
Troy Anderson & His Wonderful World Band - Tribute to Louis Armstrong
Limited in-concert seating (Tables of 4).
Livestream tickets also available.
Masks/social distancing required.
PREMIER SPONSOR: SUNSHINE JAZZ ORGANIZATION (SJO)