Jazz concernt kicks off TroyFest

first_img “We invite everyone to join us downtown Tuesday for a night of fellowship and great music,” Jackson said. By The Penny Hoarder The TroyFest Jazz Concert is free and open to the public and will kick off with a downtown party on the square at 6:30 p.m. TuesdayTroyFest 2013 will kick off with a downtown party on the square at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday and everyone is invited.“There’s no better way to celebrate any event than by bringing the community together,” said Shelia Jackson, Troy director of tourism. “TroyFest is one of the area’s biggest and most celebrated arts and crafts festivals. We want to involve the community in getting this year’s TroyFest off to an exciting start.”The Troy downtown square is a gathering place for many community events and Jackson said it is the ideal place to kick off TroyFest, which is held annually “on the square.” Jazz concernt kicks off TroyFest Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits “What you’ll hear are some of the standards like ‘My Funny Valentine’ and ‘Meditations,’” Ward said. “There will be a good mixture of old songs and new songs.”Sam Fredricks, who directed the university’s percussion program from 1978 until 1997, will be a featured performer at the concert. He will play Buddy Rich tunes.“Anyone who knows anything about jazz will recognize the name Buddy Rich,” Ward said. “He was an American jazz drummer and bandleader. He was the world’s greatest drummer.”The TroyFest Jazz Concert is free and open to the public. Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Sponsored Content Latest Stories By Jaine Treadwellcenter_img Book Nook to reopen You Might Like Ala. lawmakers not happy with President’s proposed budget Sixty-five days after deadline, President Barack Obama’s budget proposal was released and Alabama lawmakers aren’t pleased with his plan. Roby… read more Published 11:00 pm Thursday, April 11, 2013 The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… “Spring is here and the weather should be ideal for an outdoor event,” she said. “The entertainment will be provided by the Troy University jazz bands under the direction of Eric Ward. Every one of the jazz bands is outstanding and we are looking forward to all that jazz.”Jackson said that hotdogs will be available on a first-come basis and tables will be set up for those who what to spread a picnic or bring their favorite take-outs.Three tiers of entertainment will be presented beginning at 6:30 p.m. with the “second” big band, which will play four songs, followed by the Jazz Chamber Ensemble and Jazz One. Email the author Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Print Article Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthTop 4 Methods to Get Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img