DCA Jazz Ensemble - LIVE

  • 7:30 PM
  • Dillard Center for the Arts Theater
DCA Jazz Ensemble - LIVE

Cannonball Adderly Birthday Celebration Concert

The nationally renowned DCA Jazz Ensemble kicks of the 2016 - 2017 Dillard Center fror the Arts Season with the annual Cannonball Adderly Birthday Concert & Celebration, Saturday, September 17 at 7:30 PM in the Dillard Center for the Arts Theater.

Louis Hayes, who was the drummer for the Cannonball Adderley Quintet from 1959 to 1965, will be the featured guest artist performing with the DCA Jazz Ensemble. The late Julian "Cannonball" Adderley was the band director at Dillard High School before he launched his legendary career as a jazz saxophonist in 1956.