For this concert date, the KUUMBWA JAZZ CENTER WILL BE OPERATING AT 2/3 CAPACITY. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination, or a negative COVID-19 PCR test (taken within 72 hours of the performance time), with matching photo ID, will be required at the door for entry. Masks will be required indoors, except while eating or drinking. Please click the 'FAQs' button above for more information. Dinners are available for walk-up sales as well as by advance purchase and can be added on to your ticket order. The menu will be added to this event page as soon as it is selected by our chef. If you are purchasing a dinner before the menu is announced, you will receive the menu via email one week before the concert date. Thank you!
New York City-based organist/pianist Brian Charette has established himself as a leading voice in modern jazz. Charette was the winner of the 2014 DownBeat Critics’ Poll for “Rising Star” in the organ category and was the 2015 Hot House Magazine’s “Fan’s Decision Jazz Award for Best Organist.” This year he has placed third in the 2021 DownBeat Critics’ Poll. Charette has released nineteen albums, to-date. His trio on this concert date features guitarist Will Bernard and drummer Tommy Igoe.