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Jazz Encounters ft. Michael Eckroth

August 12 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Free – $20

 

Jazz Encounters features a live performance followed by a jam session with a focus on education, hosted in the WDNA Jazz Gallery, and co-produced with Nicole Yarling and the JECC.

  • Masks are suggested.
  • There are no ticket refunds.

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August’s Jazz Encounter features pianist, Michael Eckroth.

Michael Eckroth, pianist and keyboardist, is an active performer in New York and worldwide, having worked extensively with musicians such as John Scofield (New Morning Concert DVD), Ron McClure, Eliot Zigmund and Paul McCandless.

Equally at home in jazz and Latin-American music forms, Michael recently arranged and recorded an album in Cuba with Pepito Gomez and Orquesta Akokan (Daptone Records) which has received rave reviews on outlets such as NPR and France’s FIP and received a grammy nomination for best album in the tropical music category.

A native of Phoenix Arizona, Michael recently moved to Miami to teach jazz piano at Florida International University.  Eckroth earned a PhD in jazz performance at NYU and currently leads and co- leads a number of projects in varied genres of music. He previously taught jazz piano at Dartmouth College.

Students! Be sure to score one of the limited free student tickets.

 

MEMBER TICKETS

  • WDNA members pay a discounted price for tickets and must show a valid WDNA Member Card at the door.
  • Basic WDNA Membership is $60 per year. Click here to become a Member.
  • Purchase of Member priced tickets without a valid Membership will require you to purchase a $60 basic membership at the door.
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STUDENT TICKETS FOR THE CONCERT + JAM

  • There is a limited number of FREE student tickets for the concert.
  • Tickets are reserved on a first come, first served basis for students who will attend the concert and participate in the jam session.
  • Students must show a valid student ID at the door to claim their FREE student ticket.
  • If you’d like to perform in the Jam session and there are no student tickets left, please contact Sarah Cruz: 305.662.8889, x210 or [email protected]
  • RESERVE A STUDENT TICKET

 

GENERAL ADMISSION

 

CONTACT INFO


 

Thank you to our Jazz Encounters Sponsors:

Musician’s Discount Center

Miami-Dade Department of Cultural Affairs

Details

Date:
August 12
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free – $20
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Venue

WDNA Jazz Gallery
2921 Coral Way
Miami, FL 33145 United States
Phone:
(305) 662-8889
Website:
https://www.wdna.org

Organizer

WDNA
Phone:
(305) 662-8889
Website:
https://www.wdna.org


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