Jazz @ the Center Presents Mark Whitfield Quartet
Friday nights are jazz nights at the AcA
Lafayette, LA - Friday nights are jazz nights at the Acadiana Center for the Arts. The Moncus Theater transforms into an intimate NYC style Jazz Club, complete with table seating and cocktail service. Enjoy international star performers, big-city club atmosphere and world-class acoustics without ever leaving Acadiana.
October 5, 2012 @ 7:30 PM
Mark Whitfield Quartet
Tickets: $40 VIP Table seating/$30 Table seating
One of the greatest Jazz guitarists in the world today, Mark Whitfield kicks off our Jazz season. Mark has performed with many legendary artists including Dizzy Gillespie, Herbie Hancock, Quincy Jones, Ray Charles, Gladys Knight, Wynton Marsalis and his mentor George Benson. The New York Times dubbed Whitfield "The Best Young Guitarist in the Business". Over the past two decades Whitfield has produced 14 solo projects for the Warner Brothers and Verve labels. In recent years he has collaborated with Sting, Mary J. Blige, John Mayer, Diana Krall, Lauryn Hill and Chris Botti. Catch this incredible virtuoso up close at AcA.
Tickets can be purchased at AcadianaCenterforArts.org, by calling 337.233.7060 or visit the AcA Box Office at 101 W Vermillion St., Lafayette, LA.
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