Caprock Jazz Concert Lubbock Roots Historical Arts Council Crickets Theater | Buddy Holly Hall 1300 Mac Davis Lane Saturday, September 18th 6 – 11pm Tickets: $100.00 https://www.etix.com/ticket/p/3741879/caprock-jazz-concert-lubbock-crickets-theater-at-the-buddy-holly-hall 6pm: Cocktail Hour 6:30pm: Doors
Caprock Jazz Concert
Lubbock Roots Historical Arts Council
Crickets Theater | Buddy Holly Hall
1300 Mac Davis Lane
Saturday, September 18th
6 – 11pm
6pm: Cocktail Hour
6:30pm: Doors Open
7pm: Show Starts
The Roots Historical Arts Council presents the Caprock Jazz Concert with Adam Hawley and Tom Braxton, the Emmet Cohen Trio, featuring Bruce Harris, and the Hub City Jazz Orchestra.
Guitarist Adam Hawley burst on to the scene as a celebrated and innovative artist, composer and band leader. Initially handpicked by Maurice White’s (founder of Earth, Wind, & Fire). His single, Escape, went on to become the Billboard and Smooth Jazz Network “Song of the Year for 2020.” He has also played for Jennifer Lopez, Natalie Cole, Lalah Hathaway, The Manhattan Transfer, Brian McKnight, and appeared on American Idol in the house band and more.
As a Jazz saxophonist, Tom Braxton has garnered critical acclaim while thrilling audiences of all ages from coast to coast and abroad for over two decades. His music can be found on radio and television nationwide, and his albums have his numerous jazz charts including Billboard, RadioWave, SmoothJazz.com, Groove Jazz Music, Capital Jazz Radio and Amazon.
Pianist/bandleader Emmet Cohen is one of the most in-demand musicians in New York. As both a sideman and bandleader, he has quickly become an integral part of the cross-generational jazz community thriving in New York City. He has also played for Jennifer Lopez, Natalie Cole, Lalah Hathaway, The Manhattan Transfer, Brian McKnight, and appeared on American Idol in the house band and more.
Trumpeter Bruce Harris has earned a reputation as one of the most important and emerging voices in jazz today. He has made appearances on CBS’s The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and NBC’s The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. He has appeared alongside with Wynton Marsalis & the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Dave Brubeck, Billy Taylor, The Count Basie Orchestra, Michael Feinstein, Barry Harris, Roy Hargrove, and Tony Bennett.
A portion of the proceeds of the Caprock Jazz Concert helps to support the Caviel Museum of African American History and through the help of many generous sponsors.
(Saturday) 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Buddy Holly Hall
1300 Mac Davis Lane