Monterey Jazz members pictured from left: Chris Potter, Christian McBride, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Lewis Nash, Benny Green, Ambrose Akinmusire.
MORRISTOWN — The Monterey Jazz Festival 55th Anniversary Tour, celebrating the longest continuously-running jazz festival in the world, comes to Mayo Performing Arts Center on Saturday, March 30 at 8 p.m.
Featuring leading critically-acclaimed, Grammy-winning jazz artists, the all-star band consists of bassist and musical director Christian McBride, vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater, saxophonist Chris Potter, trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire, pianist Benny Green, and drummer Lewis Nash. Embracing the past, present, and future of jazz, Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour 55th Anniversary Celebration will perform an assortment of classic jazz repertoire and original compositions by band members.
Tickets for the Monterey Jazz Festival 55th Anniversary Tour range from $29 to $59.
The Mayo Performing Arts Center is located at 100 South St., Morristown. For more information or tickets call the box office at 973-539-8008 or visit mayoarts.org.