Joe Lovano to headline UW-Green Bay Jazz Fest 52
Grammy Winning Saxophonist Live in Concert at the Weidner Center with Green Bay Jazz Orchestra
Fifty-two and still fabulous. The Weidner Center for the Performing Arts and UW-Green Bay Music are pleased to welcome world-renowned saxophonist Joe Lovano to headline Jazz Fest 52 at the Weidner Center on Saturday, March 26, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now through Ticket Star and WeidnerCenter.com.
One of the most instantly identifiable musicians on the jazz landscape, Joe Lovano is a world-renowned tenor saxophonist, composer, and producer. His numerous accolades include 14 Grammy nominations, winning Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album for 52nd Street Themes. He has also received numerous awards and topped many critics and reader’s polls from DownBeat Magazine, Jazz Times, and the Jazz Journalists Association.
Joe Lovano will perform live, in concert backed by the Green Bay Jazz Orchestra as part of UW-Green Bay Music’s long-running Jazz Fest. Now entering its 52 year, UW-Green Bay Jazz Fest is the second oldest jazz festival in Wisconsin. Founded in 1970 by former UW-Green Bay Music professors, Wayne Jaeckel and Lovell Ives, Jazz Fest gives middle school and high school bands the chance to work with college level educators fostering one of the great American art forms. UW-Green Bay Jazz Fest celebrated 50 years in 2020. Take a look at the first 50 years of Jazz Fest Here.
All Adult Tickets: $30.50
All Student/Youth Tickets: $13.00