Alex Weitz Jazz Ensemble Visits Marco Island Center for the Arts
May 17, 2018
5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
The Marco Island Center for the Arts is proud to present saxophonist and composer Alex Weitz and his jazz ensemble for the first time on Marco Island!
The concert will take place on Thursday, May 17, 2018, from 5:30 – 7:00 pm in the Art Center. The ticket price is $25 for members and $30 for non-members. Call the Art Center at 239.394.4221 or visit the website at http://www.marcoislandart.org/musicalinterludes.
Alex Weitz began his career in Arizona as a member of the award-winning Tucson Jazz Institute Ellington Band. Here he received his foundation in swing and the classic repertoire of Count Basie. While in school he was a member of the Henry Mancini Institute Jazz Septet under famed trumpeter Terence Blanchard. Mr. Weitz has been recognized by DownBeat and ASCAP as an outstanding young soloist and jazz composer. He is a graduate of the prestigious University of Miami Frost School of Music.