Location: Ashmore Auditorium Pensacola State College View Map
Tickets: Tickets Required (Various Options)
Jazz Concerts featuring Adonis Rose:
Adonis Rose is a Grammy-winning artist, composer, educator, musician, and producer from New Orleans. He has over fifty records to his credit and for over two decades has performed and recorded with some of the biggest names in jazz, including Terence Blanchard, Marcus Roberts, Nicholas Payton, Eric Benet, Harry Connick, Jr., Wynton Marsalis, and Dee Dee Bridgewater.
He has performed on some of the most renowned stages in the world, such as Carnegie Hall, Olympia in Paris, Birdland, Apollo Theater, Newport Jazz Festival, and Jazz at Lincoln Center. He has served as an Artist in Residence at the University of Texas and founded the Fort Worth Jazz Orchestra. The New Orleans Jazz Orchestra are Grammy Award winner as well.
Rose has made a name for himself not only with his sheer musical talent but he’s also well-known for his work using music to promote social justice in the United States. Adonis Rose and The New Orleans Orchestra have a wide following, particularly in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama.
It will attract many of the same kinds of audience members as the New Orleans Jazz Festival. The two performances will attract a diverse audience, particularly those who are interested in jazz and/or the music of Prince, as well as numerous others from throughout the region. It is, after all, Prince done by master musicians with a New Orleans flavor.
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