Jazz at Two Presents the Jerry Eckert Trio
The Jazz Club of Sarasota continues its 2013 "Jazz at Two" concert series with the Jerry Eckert Trio, April 19, 2013. Pianist Jerry Eckert is a frequent and popular presence at area jam sessions and concerts. Eckert will be accompanied by bassist Dave Hubbell, and drummer Rich McDonald for this concert, which also features vocalist Nancy Carmen. The series, which was founded in 2001, showcases the region's top jazz performers on Fridays, between 2 and 4 p.m., at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Sarasota, 3975 Fruitville Road, Sarasota. Tickets are $7 for Jazz Club members and $12 for non-members. A portion of ticket sales goes to the Jazz Club's scholarship fund. For more information, call 941-366-1552 or visit jazzclubsarasota.org.
The Jazz Club of Sarasota's mission is to promote, preserve, present, and educate people about jazz, the original American art form. Founded in 1980 by the late Hal Davis, the club presents ongoing concert series, jam sessions, lectures and the annual Sarasota Jazz Festival.