Luis Hernandez Trio

Luis Hernadez Trio

A native of Miami Florida, virtuoso saxophonist Luis Hernandez began his musical career at the age of 14. He studied the prestigious music program at the University of North Texas where he played in the internationally acclaimed “One O’clock Lab Band for three and a half years.

In 1996, Luis joined the U.S. Navy Band “Commodores” (no, not with Lionel Ritchie!) as tenor saxophonist and featured soloist. Luis has performed and/or recorded with Arturo Sandoval, Gerry Mulligan, Freddie Hubbard, Michael Brecker, Terri Gibbs, Vanessa Ruben, Eddie Daniels, James Moody, Afro Bop Alliance, Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra, Arturo O’Farrill, Chuchito Valdez, James Taylor, Baby Face, Poncho Sanchez, Mary Wilson, Luis Perdomo, Paquito D’Rivera, the Philadelphia Orchestra and many others.

Doors Open: 6:30pm

Starts: 7:30pm

Please look at the “visit” tab on the website for more details. This venue is open to all ages, but please keep your conversations down during performances.

Tickets: $15

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Quentin Walton Trio in Concert

The Quentin Walston Trio is thrilled to hit the Flat Nine stage! Heralded as “stunning” and “impeccable” by Clarke Monthly, the Quentin Walston trio blends memorable melodies and striking rhythms with adventurous improvisations. Quentin Walston (piano) along with Daniel Kelly II (drums) and Ben Rikhoff (bass) will be performing exciting originals including the group’s new single, “Pipe Smoke” and selections from Quentin’s album, “Play”. Mixing in jazz standards from bebop and beyond, this trio’s foot-tapping, fun, and energetic sound is one you don’t want to miss!

Doors Open: 6:30pm

Show Start: 7:30pm

Please look at the “visit” tab on the website for more details and dress code. This venue is open to all ages, but please keep your conversations down during performances.

The National Jazz Workshop Concerts

The National Jazz Workshop hosted by The Shenandoah Conservatory will present four free concerts.
All concerts are free and open to the public but spacing is limited due to COVID restrictions.
All patrons will be separated by one seat, no group seating is available.
Only 150 people will be admitted to each concert due to COVID Distancing.
First come first served.

FREE JAZZ CONCERTS

The US Army Blues Jazz Ensemble
Monday July 19 at 7:00pm in Armstrong Concert Hall
Only 150 people will be admitted due to COVID distancing. First come first served.
Doors open at 6:30pm

The Mike Tomaro Little Big Band
Tuesday July 20 at 7:00pm in Armstrong Concert Hall
Only 150 people will be admitted due to COVID distancing. First come first served.
Doors open at 6:30pm

Ashlin Parker’s Trumpet Mafia
Wednesday July 21 at 7:00pm in Armstrong Concert Hall
Only 150 people will be admitted due to COVID distancing. First come first served.
Doors open at 6:30pm

The Shenandoah Conservatory Alumni Big Band directed by Alan Baylock
Thursday July 22 at 7:00pm in Armstrong Concert Hall
In honor of Dr. Robert Larson who has retired after 39 years of service to The Conservatory
Only 150 people will be admitted due to COVID distancing. First come first served.
Doors open at 6:30pm

John Kirby Jazz Day

Join the museum in an exploration of jazz music! Hear local bands play, learn all about important jazz musicians like local jazz musician John Kirby, and get to have a hands-on experience with the instruments.

Included with admission to the museum.