The performance will feature legendary saxophonist James Moody, virtuoso pianist Cedar Walton, veteran trumpet master Randy Brecker, saxophone aficionado James Carter, guitar virtuoso Howard Alden, one of the most widely recorded bassists of his generation, Peter Washington, and Rhythm is my Business drummer Lewis Nash.
Universally acknowledged as the grandfather of all jazz festivals, the Newport Jazz Fest is considered by many to be one of the most important recurring events in jazz history.
Tickets for the Newport Jazz Festival 50th Anniversary Tour can be purchased at the Queensborough Community College Performing Arts Center box office on campus or by calling 718-631-6311. Queensborough Community College is located at 56th Avenue and Springfield Boulevard in Bayside. Take exit No. 29 on the L.I.E.
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