Perhaps best known for its Sammons Jazz series, the Sammons Center for the Arts celebrates its 30th anniversary with a special concert headlined by Grammy Award-winning jazz vocalist/pianist Diane Schuur on Friday, April 27, 2018, at Moody Performance Hall, 2520 Flora Street in the Dallas Arts District. Arlington Jones, the Sammons Jazz Artistic Director and a Steinway Artist, opens the concert with a set by his group, Arlington Jones & The Brethren.Tickets to the anniversary concert at…See More
2tone, the unique pairing of jazz harpist Cindy Horstman and bassist Mike Medina, has thrilled audiences for more than 20 years. Known as one of the preeminent jazz harpists in the country, Cindy is a Sammons Jazz audience favorite. The duo is joined in the opening set by Larry White on steel guitar, Sean McCurley on drums, and Tom Braxton on sax. Soulful pianist Julie Bonk, the 2014 Sammons Jazz Artist of the Year, has performed for everyone from Bob Hope to Bugs Henderson. As a collaborator…See More
Sammons Center for the Arts grows the Arts by providing office, rehearsal, and performance space to Dallas area theaters, orchestras, dance troupes, and choruses. We also produce the critically acclaimed Sammons Jazz concert series, first Wednesday each month Feb-May and Sept-Dec.
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