$20 KICK OF CEREMONY - MEET AND GREET, PERFORMANCES
Celebrating Alabama’s 200th birthday2017 2018 2019
”The Alabama bicentennial is thrilled to be a part of the 6th annual Alabama Women in Jazz Festival. What better way to celebrate our state than to honor Alabama’s women who have made their mark in the world of jazz music!”
Valley Arts Ent is proud to present our sixth Annual Alabama Women in Jazz Festival Kickoff at Roberts Hall UAH 1510 Ben Grave Drive at 6:30 pm. Special Appearance by MISS ALABAMA: Tiara Pennington, along with Dr. Debbie Sue Esslinger, historical scholar and a host of live performances. Guest will be able to meet and chat and enjoy an array of refreshments. Don't miss this very special evening ! PROCEEDS FROM THE TICKET SALES HELP support the women in jazz program.
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More information about Miss Alabama performance coming !
$15 General Admission (Special appearance by Miss Tennessee Valley)
UAH Students (free) must register at ticket link. No VIP tickets are needed. We have some fun offers that everyone can enjoy and for a full day of live music, food vendors and more !
A lineup of professional aspiring female musicians local and regional will take the stage on Saturday starting at 3:00 PM for the sixth Annual Alabama Women in Jazz Festival on the west lawn (the SLAB) near the Conference Training Center at 1410 Ben Grave Drive.
MISS TENNESSEE VALLEY: Chandler Mordecai will be making a special appearance.
PROCEEDS FROM TICKETS SUPPORT THE OPERATIONS AND WOMEN MUSICIANS !
More information coming
In the Huntsville Radio Market for over 30 years….
radio has been my life and my love! With
the exception of my husband and 2 kids of course. I am currently the host of
“The Most Music
Morning Show”, weekday mornings from 5:30 till 10am.
These members of the Huntsville Concert Band are excited to be participating in Alabama Women in Jazz for the first time! The Huntsville Concert Band is a community band that was founded in 1963 and performs year-round at a variety of venues in Huntsville. Members range in age from teens to 80+ and represent all levels of musical skill. Anyone who loves music and plays a band instrument is welcome to join, with no auditions required!
TWELVE AWESOME MUSICIANS
Valley Arts & Entertainment is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization whose mission is dedicated to programs that benefit students in music and underserved communities in music.Valley Arts received charity status in 2006
MASTERCLASSES Workshops WORKSHOPS / combined with masterclasses offer group and individualized instruction for aspiring students from vocal coaching, songwriting, instrument showcasing, lectures, demonstrations, and more, which allows students an opportunity to participate in group session, geared to encourage and strengthen the cognitive skills and team building skills.
This program was found in 2014. Alabama Women in Jazz is committed to supporting and encouraging young women who have a vision to perform, teach, compose or produce in the music arts.
Annually we present top professional females in music focused on jazz, blues and compositions nationally, regional and local perform our stage.
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2018 Performance by International Renowned Harpist
BRANDEE YOUNGER !
We cannot exist without the commitment and vision of our sponsors, donor and volunteers. Donations for the Alabama Women in Jazz Festival are tax deductible to the highest extent allowed by the law.
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Performance by Blues Bassist, NELLIE MACK / The Nellie Mack Project
Through music Valley Arts and Entertainment provides dynamic musical programming and services designed to engage and promote the careers of emerging and established artists. We provide meaningful encounters of musical excellence by partnering with schools and other community organizations to underserved multi-generational audiences.
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