Lowcountry Jazz Day – Marcus Amaker & Ron Wiltrout
Marcus Amaker teams up with New Music Collective percussion explorer Ron Wiltrout for a powerful performance of Jazz and Poetry.
Marcus’ poetry and music have been featured and recognized by Washington Post, The Kennedy Center, NPR, PBS NewsHour, and many others, and he’s currently the Artist in Residence at the Charleston Gaillard Center. One of his poems is on a Grammy-nominated album! Ron performs and records regularly throughout the country, with ensembles ranging from Jazz and Salsa to Avant-Garde and Contemporary Classical music.
Don’t miss Marcus Amaker + Ron Wiltrout – this fan favorite Lowcountry duo at the Charleston Jazz Festival!
7 p.m. @ Forte Jazz Lounge
The Charleston Jazz Festival is made possible in party by MUSC Health.