The City is “jazzing” up Sunday afternoons with a new four-week jazz series. From 1-3 p.m., each Sunday, beginning May 5 through May 22, jazz music will fill the air for everyone to enjoy. Concerts are free and will be in Veterans Park, 118 N. Main St. Food will be available for sale on site.
Formed in 2013, the Concord, N.C. based Brian Burton Trio is focused on bringing jazz to new audiences. They perform a diverse and accessible mix that spans many musical idioms. Even people who “don’t like jazz” can enjoy this nuanced blend. Those who already do will appreciate the amount stylistic and historical ground covered by the group. The core line-up consists of Brian Burton on drums, Ben Davenport on keys and vocals, and Scott McCloud on bass.