North Carolina Central University’s Department of Music is presenting its 29th Annual NCCU Jazz Festival from Monday, April 22nd, 2019, through Saturday, April 27th, 2019, in B.N. Duke Auditorium, 1851 Fayetteville Street, Durham.
The festival features accomplished professional artists and student musicians from the NCCU Jazz Studies Program.
All events are free and open to the public, with donations to the Department of Music encouraged.
Prominent jazz artists slated to perform include Grammy-nominated singer Nnenna Freelon and saxophonists Brian Miller and James Gates.
The schedule of NCCU Jazz Festival:
NCCU Jazz Combos
Monday, April 22nd, 2019
NCCU Jazz Combos and Jazz Ensemble 2
Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019
Percussion Combo Carlos Bislip and Friends
Wednesday, April 24th, 2019
Nnenna Freelon, with NCCU Vocal Jazz Ensemble opening
Friday, April 26th, 2019
Saxophonists Brian Miller and James Gates, with the NCCU Jazz Ensemble opening
Saturday, April 27th, 2019