Kuumbwa Presented Concerts
Independently Produced Concerts / Rental Calendar
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7:30 pm – 2017 Santa Cruz Ragtime Festival
Saturday, February 25 @ 7:30 PM
The “youngest ragtime festival ever” will feature internationally renowned pianists Adam Swanson and Brian Holland, Grammy Award winning percussionist Danny Coots, 22-year-old South Korean phenom Jimin Park, 16-year-old prodigies Daniel Souvigny and Ramona Baker, boogie-woogie Hall of Famer Carl Sonny Leyland, the Pacific Coast Ragtime Orchestra, and many more!
While the rich musical tradition of ragtime will be at the heart of the festival, plan to be dazzled by interpretations of jazz, swing, boogie-woogie, stride and novelty piano classics, performed by the most prestigious traditional jazz musicians in the world, the majority of whom are under 30-years-old!
In addition to Friday and Saturday evening concerts at the Kuumbwa Jazz Center, music will be performed throughout the weekend at Calvary Church and Parish Hall, Lúpulo Craft Beer House, Emily’s Bakery, Woodstock’s Pizza, and on Pacific Ave.
Ticket outlet: santacruzragtime.com