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"A Tribute to Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers" with "Messenger" alums Bill Pierce & John Ramsay.

Presented by Arlington Jazz Festival and Mary Curtin Productions and Morningside Music Studios at Arlington Town Hall, Arlington MA

Nov 13 2022
"A Tribute to Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers" with "Messenger" alums Bill Pierce & John Ramsay.

Photo Collage of John Ramsay and Bill Pierce (images courtesy of the performers).

“A Tribute to Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers,” featuring “messenger” alums Bill Pierce (sax) and John Ramsay (drums); accompanied by Greg Hopkins (trumpet), Dan Fox (trombone), Consuelo Candelaria (piano), and Greg Ryan (bass).

Arlington Jazz presents an evening of classic jazz featuring the music of Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers, one of the all-time signature groups that rose up and out of the bop era of the 1940s.

The Jazz Messengers was a collective of jazz musicians that was formed in the 1950s and existed in various permutations for over thirty-five years, up until 1990, which coincided with the passing of the group’s founder and long-time leader, drummer Art Blakey.

Metro Boston is fortunate enough to

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Tickets: $25, $15 students/seniors. For advance concert tickets:

Contact: 617-909-7776


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Arlington Town Hall

730 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA 02476


    • Wheelchair Access

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Face Masks Required: No
Social Distancing: No
Limited Capacity: Yes
Reservations Required: No
Proof of Vaccination Required: No

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