A former trombonist myself, I'm a bit biased, but New Orleans-based contemporary jazz group Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue are incredible live. I saw them at the San Jose Jazz Summer Fest* several years ago and have been hoping to see another performance ever since.
Tickets to this show are either standing room general admission ($35) or reserved seating ($45) and can be purchased here. Please buy your ticket(s) before you RSVP.
Please be considerate of your fellow members and the host managing the event and/or reservation: If you RSVP "Yes" but are unable to attend, change your RSVP to "No" before the stated RSVP closing date. If you don't, you will be marked as a no show. Members are allowed two no shows: after that, you will be wait listed for future events or dropped from the group.
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