Broadcast Live by WWOZ: The WWOZ Guitar Night at the Festival Hall Theatre features Steve Masakowski, John Mooney, Chris Mule, Brint Anderson, Alex McMurray, Jimmy Robinson, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Phil DeGruy, Cranston Clements, Papa Mali, and more.
The Musical Rangers are joined by Hubie Vigreux, Robin Boudreaux, Mike Harris, John DeLatouche, and Joe Stolarick, for a performance demonstrating multiples genres of jazz while also highlighting significant jazz composers.
Langston Hughes Academy (LHA) will host its fourth annual LHA Jazz Night Benefit Concert on Tuesday, April 29 at 8 pm (doors open at 7pm), with a stellar line up of New Orleans musical greats, at the Republic New Orleans located at 828 S. Peters St. in the Warehouse District. Admission is $20 in advance or $30 at the door for adults 18 and up. A cash bar will be available at the show.
The show takes place annually in the week in between Jazz Fest weekends. All proceeds will fund students’ end-of-year field trips, band instruments and in-school music instruction.
Tonight's show features Delfeayo Marsalis; Davell Crawford; Troy Sawyer; YaDonna West , Grammy-Award winning bassist David Pulphus (the music teacher at Langston Hughes Academy) and Naydja Cojoe.