Jun 14, 2017 Ali Hibbs
Jazz Series presented by Cornerstone at the Plaza
The Jazz Series is a new addition to the Summer at the Plaza series of events and will feature performances on a stage located between The Egg and the Corning Tower. The viewing area will include Cornerstone at the Plaza’s patio.
Wednesday, September 13, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Jazz Night featuring Alex Torres
Alex Torres is a Bronx-born bassist who formed a Latin orchestra in Amsterdam, N.Y. in 1980.Torres performs an original blend of Afro-Caribbean rhythms such as Salsa, Merengue, Cha-cha, Bomba, Plena, and Latin jazz at hundreds of festivals and other events annually.
Wednesday, September 20, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Jazz Night featuring Hot Club of Saratoga
Hot Club of Saratoga is the Saratoga-Capital Region’s premier gypsy swing ensemble. Playing a repertoire that reflects the spirit and style originated in the 1930s and kept alive through a long line of gypsy jazz artists since that time. The driving rhythms under dynamic soloing give the Hot Club of Saratoga’s music a life and vibrancy sure to bring a smile and often an irresistible desire to move