Old Webster Jazz & Blues Festival Returns Sept. 17
Marquise Knox will perform at the jazz festival again this year. (click for larger version)
August 11, 2016
The Old Webster Jazz & Blues Festival returns to Webster Groves on Sept. 17 with an eclectic lineup featuring some of the region's best musicians and special acts.
This year's talent features several unique and rare collaborations, including the Anita Rosamond Band with Gene Dobbs Bradford as well as Bach to the Future with saxophone star Eric Marienthal.
"We're thrilled to bring the festival back this year and to feature a huge range of styles," said Terry Perkins, festival music director.
Live music will be played throughout the day on the festival's two performance stages.
The Webster University Stage on Gore Avenue will feature the sounds of: Shades of Blue (Scott Air Force Base Band); Laura Green and Rich McDonough Blues Band; Anita Rosamond Band with special guest Gene Dobbs Bradford; Webster University Faculty Jazz Band Ensemble; Bach to the Future with special guest Eric Marienthal, and the Marquise Knox Blues Revue.
The Autumn Hill Records Stage on Allen Avenue will host: Webster's Got Talent contest winner; The Hipjaz Quintet; Matthew Von Doran Trio; Webster Groves High School Jazz Band; Feyza Eren Band; Alan Ox, and Tracer.