The 37th Folly Jazz Series
Kansas City’s most historic theater shared a sneak peek into the next season of their award-winning jazz series! This year’s line up brings a heavy influence of traditional and smooth jazz, while still delivering on diverse jazz genres with a couple of their artists. The Folly Jazz Series is Kansas City’s longest-running jazz series bringing in artist’s from around the world including Arturo Sandoval, Cyrille Aimee, the Hot Sardines, and Fred Hersch.
All Folly Jazz Series concerts start at 8 PM and are preceded by a JazzTalk (unless noted otherwise) at 7 PM where a local influencer takes 30 minutes to chat with the jazz artist on stage and take audience questions. Season Tickets for the Folly Jazz Season will be available in late August and individual tickets will go on sale in late August. Stay in the loop by signing up for their emails HERE.
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Friday, October 4th
Stefon Harris & Blackout
Saturday, October 26th
Pedrito Martinez Group
Friday, December 13th
Saturday, February 22nd
Luciana Souza: The Book of Longing
Wednesday, March 7th
John Pizzarelli Trio: 100 Year Salute to Nat King Cole
Friday, April 24th
The origin of jazz lies in another great Black American art form: the blues. But the relationship that Kansas City jazz has with the blues is unique, maintaining a strong association throughout the past century.…