SOPAC is excited to launch the new "In the Loft" series - consisting of seven blues and jazz concerts set in an informal club cafe atmosphere in the SOPAC Loft (on 3rd Floor). A casual, affordable and fun concert series featuring up-and-coming musicians and seasoned professionals, the "In the Loft" series offers an up-close perspective on today's blues and jazz musicians. $15 cover. Cash bar. No drink minimum.
Jazz in the Loft: Jazz Legacy All-Star Jam with John Lee
Sunday, March 18 at 5pm
Bassist, composer, educator and producer, John Lee is the co-founder of Jazz Legacy Productions and also serves as the executive director of the Dizzy Gillespie™ All-Stars and All-Stars Big Band with whom he performs regularly. A resident of South Orange, NJ, John has played in the bands of Sonny Rollins, Max Roach, McCoy Tyner, Larry Coryell, Joe Henderson, and Dizzy Gillespie. John Lee puts together a line-up of jazz artists from the area to perform in a classic Jazz Legacy All-Star Jam as part of the Jazz in the Loft series.