Outstanding Jazz Ensembles and Jazz Combos from eight area high schools and middle schools will participate in this year's 53rd Annual Fortier-Gerbrecht Jazz Invitational Concert sponsored by Baton Rouge Magnet High School Instrumental Music Department and Baton Rouge Jazz Ensemble. We encourage you to set some time aside to see why this concert has been around for 53 years!
Opening the Concert will be the St. George Jazz Ensemble under the direction of John Gerbrecht himself. The line-up also includes returning ensembles that are known for delivering stellar Invitational performances every year: BRMHS Jazz Ensemble, EBR Talented Combo, McKinley High Combo, Catholic High Jazz Ensemble, St. Michael High Jazz Ensemble, Dunham High Jazz Ensemble, Central High Jazz Ensemble.
Over the years, the Jazz Invitational Concert has proven to be a great showcase of talented young jazz musicians. The concert will begin at 7:00 p.m. and admission is $8. All patrons, regardless of age, must have a ticket to attend performances. Don’t miss out on this exciting evening with friends and family on Tuesday, March 12!
At The Reserve at Jefferson Crossing Apartments in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, we love mixing up on-site events with those happening in our greater area. Be sure to pencil this one into your busy schedule!
Tuesday, March 12, 2019—7:00 PM
Event Venue Location:
100 Lafayette Street
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70801