Our next 3rd Friday on 3rd Street will be Friday, July 21st JAZZ THE AMERICAN ART FORM – a unique Jazz Talk and Concert featuring Les De Merle, Jazz Drummer and Amelia Island Jazz Festival Founder and Artistic Director, formerly with Harry James, Frank Sinatra and the Manhattan Transfer. Presented by The Amelia Island Jazz Festival & the Amelia Island Museum of History on Friday, July 21, 2017, at 6 pm, at the Amelia Island Museum of History (233 S. 3rd St).
Celebrated Jazz and Big Band drummer Les DeMerle will cover the history and future of Jazz from Louis Armstrong to Wynton Marsalis. The program will feature special Jazz Festival video highlights of 2016 and 2017 headliners, plus a special guest performance by 2017 Amelia Island Jazz Festival Scholarship Winner – 18 year old saxophonist Skyler Nolan and the Next Generation Jazz Band. Don’t miss a beat: join Les as he shares his history and passion for Jazz music, and support the 14th annual Amelia Island Jazz Festival.
The cost will be $10 for AIMH Members, and $15 for Nonmembers – at the door. Seating is first-come/first-served. For more information contact Gray at 261-7378 ext 102, or firstname.lastname@example.org. Join us for this inspiring and fun Jazz presentation. For more information contact Gray at 261-7378 ext 102, or email@example.com. Amelia Island Museum of History 233 S. 3rd St.