Des Moines Jazz Hall of Fame Ceremony & Concert

  • 1326 Walnut | Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Presented By: Community Jazz Center of Greater Des Moines
  • Dates: September 22, 2019
  • Location: Noce Jazz Cabaret
  • Phone: (515) 279-6452
  • Start/End Time: 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
  • Price: $20 in advance, $25 at the door ($15 extra for meal)
  • Overview

    The Community Jazz Center of Greater Des Moines hosts its annual Hall of Fame Ceremony & Concert to recognize the contributions made by area jazz musicians, educators and fans to the cultural vitality of Des Moines. This year's honorees are drummer Pete Simonson and saxophonist/educator Wayne Page. Recognition will also be given to trumpeter Dave Williams, saxophonist/educator James Romain, the NOLA Jazz Band, drummer Nic Addelia and pianist/student Alayna Ringsby. Music will be provided by all recipients as well as a who's who of the Des Moines jazz community. Funds raised from the event will help fund the jazz youth programming initiatives of the organization. Doors open at 5 PM for dinner/reception with the ceremony and music to begin at 7 PM.