School of Music
The Billy Taylor Jazz Festival

April 18-21, 2018


Wednesday, April 18 - (Free) 8:00 pm – Concert, ECUJE-(B)/Dan Davis, director A. J. Fletcher School of Music Room 110

Thursday, April 19 - (Ticketed Event, contact 252.328.1268) 7:00pm- Friends of Jazz "TomtheJazzman" Scholarship Benefit Concert
ECU Dr.  Billy Taylor Combo, Maurice Hines, Sherrie Maricle & Jackie Warren accompanied by Carroll Dashiell, Dr.  Jeff Bair assisted by ECU Dr.  Billy Taylor Combo
The Martinsborough, Uptown Greenville

Friday, April 20 - (Clinic and Concert Free)  11:00 am – Clinic/Workshop -  ECU Dr.  Billy Taylor Combo and artists
A. J. Fletcher School of Music Room 105

6:00 pm – Dr.  Billy Taylor Jazz Festival Concert featuring ECU Jazz Combos, Carroll V. Dashiell, Jr., director, and special added guests, the CVD Ensemble featuring Jeff Bair, Christie Dashiell, Allyn Johnson, C.V. Dashiell and Carroll Dashiell, Jr., (CVD). Sponsored by NC Arts Council, Emerge Art Gallery and Pitt County Arts Council as part of the African American Music Trails Concert Series sponsored by the North Carolina Arts Council
Emerge Gallery, Uptown Greenville

10:00 pm – After Concert Jazz Jam-1: hosted by Quincy Jones ECU Jazz Alumni
Starlight Café, Uptown Greenville,

Saturday, April 21  8:00pm – ECUJE-(A) Dr. Billy Taylor Jazz Festival Gala Concert featuring special guest artists Vanessa Rubin & Allyn Johnson, Maricle/Hines/Warren
Wright Auditorium

10:00 pm – After Concert Jazz Jam-2: hosted by Quincy Jones ECU Jazz Alum   
Starlight Café, Uptown Greenville

2018 Sponsors

Hilton Greenville, NC, Emerge Gallery, African American Music Trails of Eastern NC, NC Arts Council, Starlight Café, Martinsborough, Bolden Limited