News Note: The Charlotte Jazz Festival, the multi-day jazz festival featuring the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra under the leadership of musical director Wynton Marsalis, will take place from April 22-23, 2016 at Levine Center for the Arts in uptown Charlotte. Festival goers can catch intimate club performances featuring musicians throughout the weekend. Other events include a second line parade, youth jazz competition, workshops where kids can get hands on instruction and much more. A limited number of festival passes are available for purchase. The festival passes provide prime seating to main stage performances at Knight Theater and include admission to five intimate performances in other Levine Center for the Arts locations. Tickets that are currently on sale are for packages only. Single tickets will be on sale to the public at a later date. For full details visit www.BlumenthalArts.org.
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