Jazz lovers can look forward to the 6th Annual "Pianos in the Park Jazz Fest" presented by Strictly Jazz Entertainment. It takes place on Labor Day Weekend at W.C. Handy Park in downtown Memphis.
The Feature CD of the Week is from the legendary pianist Ramsey Lewis. It is titled Taking Another Look: Deluxe Edition. He has been a staple on the jazz scene for many years.
In addition to his Thursday evening performances, Brennan Villines is playing tunes at Lafayette's in Overton Square. The event takes place on Thursday, August 13th, 2015 starting at 9 p.m.
Some say that the hottest little jazz club around is Jazz In The Box! Gerald Stephens is performing a concert at the GPAC on January 29th. He has been in demand as a blues and jazz pianist in the Mid-South since the mid 90's.