Charleston Jazz Festival
The 2nd Annual Charleston Jazz Festival is January 22 – 24, 2016, with events at the Gaillard Performance Hall, Sottile Theatre, Woolfe Street Playhouse, and Barsa Restaurant. This year’s roster will feature Grammy Award Winner Diane Schuur with the Charleston Jazz Orchestra and opening for Grammy Award Winner Arturo Sandoval on January 23. Additional festival concerts include the Jon Thornton Quartet, RAD Western, Frank Duvall Quartet, Lowcountry Legends Jazz Band, the Ladies of Jazz, among others. The final day features the Charleston School of the Arts Jazz Band, a debut of the Charleston All-Star Youth Jazz Orchestra, and the Jasmine Saxophone Quartet.