UCF JAZZ STUDIES ALL-STAR GROUP
Featuring graduates SAUL DAUTCH and JEREMIAH ST JOHN with CLARENCE PENN, BILL O’CONNELL and YASUSHI NAKAMURA
7 p.m. and 9 p.m.
VINCENT HERRING QUARTET
5 and 7 p.m.
Joe Farnsworth and his super star trio featuring Peter Washington and jazz luminary Kenny Barron
Melissa Aldana Quartet
THE JAZZ PROFESSORS
Joe Farnsworth and his -star trio will headline the festival with Peter Washington on bass and jazz luminary Kenny Barron on piano, livestreamed from Small’s in NYC.
Saturday, February 27 • Sets at 5 and 7 p.m.
Saxophonist Vincent Herring’s intense, soulful, multi-noted style and ebullient swing have excited audiences worldwide. He's joined by Mike LeDonne on piano, Yasushi Nakamara on bass and McClenty Hunter on drums
Friday, February 26 • Sets at 7 and 9 p.m.
Livestreamed from Small’s in NYC on
Saturday, February 27 • 9 p.m.
Featuring alumni of the University of Central Florida's Jazz Studies program.
Jeremiah St. John, trombone, UCF alum
Saul Dautch, saxophone, UCF alum
Bill O’Connell, piano
Yasushi Nakamura, bass
Clarence Penn, drums
Friday, February 26 • 5 p.m.
The Jazz Professors are both working music professionals in their own right and faculty members at UCF.
Jeff Rupert, saxophone
Per Danielsson, piano
Richard Drexler, bass
Bobby Koelble, guitar
Dan Miller, trumpet
Marty Morell, drums