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Ferrario Southern Tier Jazz Festival – Jazz-Soul Flutist Althea René with Pianist Marcus Johnson and his band
August 18, 2017
Economic Opportunity Program, Inc. presents
FERRARIO SOUTHERN TIER JAZZ FESTIVAL
Jazz-Soul Flutist Althea René with Pianist Marcus Johnson and his band
Friday, August 18, 2017
Reception – 6:00 p.m.; Performance – 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. in Powers Theater
June 1 through the day of the event, tickets are $40 for Saturday (Students $20) and $50 for Friday. (You may also purchase your Friday and Saturday tickets together and save $10!) As always, children 12 and under are FREE.
Tickets are available at SouthernTierJazzFestival.com.
The Ferrario Southern Tier Jazz Festival (FSTJF) is a two-day jazz festival in Upstate NY. Beginning on Friday, August 18th at the Clemens Center in Elmira, NY from 6:00pm to 9:00pm, the event kicks off with an evening of jazz with MARCUS JOHNSON and special guest, flutist ALTHEA RENE! Heavy hors d’oeuvres are included.
Continuing into Saturday August 19th we move outdoors to Thorne Street Park in Horseheads NY from 2:00pm to 7:00pm. Saturday’s outdoor show will feature trumpet sensation RICK BRAUN, local favorite TOP SHELF, and PAULA ATHERTON! Saturday’s event features lawn seating, food and beverage provided by the EOP CFJP Bistro, and vendors including regional wines. You may bring your own cooler with food and drinks (both alcohol and non-alcohol). Pets and grills are not permitted at this event, please.
In it’s 6th year, the FSTJF is the main fundraiser for the Economic Opportunity Program Inc. of Chemung and Schuyler Counties (EOP). EOP Serves over 5000 people annually in the Southern Tier of NY and provides such programs as Head Start, Literacy Volunteers, Summer Feeding for children and adults, afterschool services, and weatherization services. EOP has been working in the community for over 50 years!
Proceeds benefit the Economic Opportunity Program, Inc. Please visit SouthernTierJazzFestival.com for more information.