Enjoy the Third Puerto Vallarta Jazz Festival
Published Feb 5, 2014, 11:53am - (Updated Feb 25, 2014, 12:50pm)
The Third Puerto Vallarta Jazz Festival, to take place February 14 - 17, will feature free jazz concerts by five award-winning school groups with featured professional soloists. The groups are from the United States and will perform a variety of jazz styles, from pop to Latin. Guest soloists include Ruben Álvarez, a Chicago-based professional conga player, and Tom Koster, former keyboardist with Stantana. The event is sponsored by the school groups and American Classic Tours/Festivals, the Sister Cities of Puerto Vallarta/Highland Park, the Mexico Tourism, Vallarta Tours, Jazz Education Network, and the city of Puerto Vallarta.
A performance schedule follows. For more informatin, please contact Mary Jo Papich.
Friday, February 14
- 10 am Performances and clinics at the University of Guadalajara (CUC) auditorium
- 2 pm Matinee performances at Jacobo High School
- 7:30 pm Evening performance at Lázaro Cárdenas Plaza
Saturday, February 15
- 7:30 pm Evening performance at Los Arcos Amphitheater