Lakeshore Music presents
The James Francies Trio
February 23 at 7:30 pm
Tempe Center for the Arts
700 W. Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ
Event Cost/Ticket Price:
Catch Jazz Pianist James Francies in concert – Saturday, February 23 at Tempe Center for the Arts as part of the Lakeshore Music Jazz Series.
Francies has generated a well deserved buzz not only in the jazz arena, but across other genres as well.. His impressive performance/recording credits include: an appearance on Chance The Rapper’s GRAMMY Award-winning single “No Problem,” The Roots, Pat Metheny, Bilal, Eric Harland, Kodak Black, Chris Potter and Jose James to name a few. He is the youngest recipient of the American Federation of Musicians (AFM) President’s Youth Award, DownBeat Magazine awarded him twice for Composition and Jazz Arrangement, he and his band opened for the legendary Jazz Crusaders reunion and he performed at Monterey Jazz Festival. GRAMMY nominated pianist Taylor Eigsti describes Francies as, “poised to become a major voice on the instrument. He has the passion, creativity and ability to be a real leader amongst his generation.”
Tickets are $37 and are on sale now at tempecenterforthearts.com.
Event subject to change without notice.