FORT SMITH – Music lovers will get a treat later this week as the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith Jazz Band will hold another exciting performance. They’ll take the stage at 7:30 PM on Thursday at the ArcBest Performing Arts Center.
According to their website, the Jazz band performs high-energy shows for sellout crowds of more than 1,000 people. This audition-based group has performed with the New York Voices, Dizzy Gillespie, The Rolling Stones saxophonist Ernie Watts, and many more world-renowned artists. This band takes pride in covering a full spectrum of jazz music from vintage to contemporary styles.
The band performs several major concerts each year in addition to The Jazz Noon Show “brown bag” lunch concerts and other community events.