Outdoor Jazz Concert

Jewel of the Ridge Jazz Festival Outdoor Concert on the shores of Lake Wailes. 11am-5pm. Featured performance by Larry Coryell Trio at 2:45pm.

Outdoor Jazz Concert

Jewel of the Ridge Jazz Festival Outdoor Concert on the shores of Lake Wailes. Featured performance by the Lao Tizer Quartet at 7:30pm.

Jazz Concert: Florence K

April 8th at 8pm. FREE. French Jazz-pop singer/songwriter strongly influenced by her passion for language. Florence K infuses Spanish, French, English and Portuguese songs with bossa nova, blues, pop and Cuban rhythms. Part of the Jewel of the Ridge Jazz Festival. Polk State College JD Alexander Center, Lake Wales.

“Jazz” Gallery Exhibit

April 6-May 20. FREE. Gallery Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8am-5pm. Michael Crews Gallery, Polk State College Lake Wales Arts Center.

Jazz Impressions

Thursday, March 31, 2016 – 7:30 p.m. FSC Jazz Ensemble, Paul Butcher, director With joy and expertise, jazz director Paul Butcher leads the members of the FSC Jazz Ensemble in a performance featuring all that is enjoyable and distinctive about this great American art form.  Celebrating the diverse repertoire and appealing styles that make up […]

Over 55 Show Band Concert: Wearing O’ the Green

March 13 at 2pm. Over 55 Show Band Concert presents “Wearing O’ the Green.”

Apr 8-11: Jewel of the Ridge Jazz Festival

Jewel of the Ridge Jazz Festival

Polk State College’s Jewel of the Ridge Jazz Festival, an event just two years old but well on its way to becoming a Polk County favorite, will return April 8-11. Scheduled performers include Omar Sosa, a Cuban-born composer, pianist and bandleader whose career includes performances around the world, multiple Grammy nominations and the 2003 Smithsonian […]

Polk Arts Alliance

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