The Holland Performing Arts Center presents these upcoming jazz concerts in February and March:
Stefon Harris & Blackout/Friday February 28th, 7:30 PM at the 1200 Club: Called “one of the most important artists in jazz” by the Los Angeles Times, Stefon Harris balances hard bop traditions with R&B influence. The talented vibraphonist brings his swingin’ and soulful sounds to the 1200 Club.
Yellowjackets with special guest, Luciana Souza/ March 13th 7:30pm at the Holland Performing Arts Center: The Yellowjackets blends funk, R&B grooves and upbeat jazz! Throughout the band’s 35-year history, Yellowjackets has recorded 22 albums and received 17 Grammy Award nominations. The fusion outfit formed in 1970 and deeply influenced the sound of smooth jazz. Grammy-winning Brazilian singer Luciana Souza joins the Omaha performance with smooth, dusky vocals.
For more information you may visit o-pa.org
Please support these local non-profits who support KIOS and are dedicated to the presentation and preservation of jazz and blues in our communities:
Omaha Performing Arts Society
1200 Douglas Street, Omaha
Blues Society of Omaha
315 South 9th Street, Suite 110
Lincoln, NE 68508-2283
Lied Center for Performing Arts
12th and R Streets
P.O. Box 880151
Lincoln, Nebraska 68588-0151