Jazz drummer Thomas Taylor, guest artist Jeff “Tain” Watts, and some of the Jazz percussion alumni will present a jazz concert and fundraiser in the B.N. Duke Auditorium on the campus of North Carolina Central University on Sunday Aug. 26, at 6 p.m.. This concert will honor NCCU Alum, Grady Tate. Earlier in the afternoon, there will be music and percussion-centered workshops starting at 3 p.m.
All proceeds will go to the Jazz Studies scholarship fund. The concert is $20.00 general admission for all attendees for the day. Go to the NCCU ticket office to buy your tickets in advance (www.nccu.edu/ticket-office/index.cfm). For more information, contact Thomas Taylor in the Department of Music at North Carolina Central University.