Upcoming Shows

Jazz Houston Presents Dizzy's World

 
 
 
 
 
Oct 5, 2019
Jazz Houston / Zilkha Hall

DIZZY’S WORLD: CELEBRATING THE LEGACY OF DIZZY GILLESPIE WITH THE JAZZ HOUSTON ORCHESTRA & SPECIAL GUEST JON FADDIS

The Jazz Houston Orchestra celebrates the music of John Birks “Dizzy” Gillespie, the creator of Bebop and that of those he influenced. Our guest artist for the evening is the incomparable Trumpeter Jon Faddis, who was Dizzy’s protégé as a teenager and one of the foremost interpreters of his music.