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The 16th Annual Blues and Jazz Festival - VIRTUAL EVENT

Saturday, October 3, 2020 - 7:00pm until 8:00pm

Celebrate the roots of modern music with infectious rhythms, soulful sounds, and high energy performances at the Arts Council of York County’s 16th Annual Blues & Jazz Festival. Produced by Bobby Plair, Jr. ​ ​ SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3rd PLAIR with Winthrop University Jazz Guitar Ensembles FREE | Virtual Events Everyone will have a front row seat to this year's Blues & Jazz Festival! Streaming online at • https://www.yorkcountyarts.org/16thbluesandjazz • https://www.youtube.com/c/YorkcountyartsOrgSC • https://www.facebook.com/yorkcountyarts/ ABOUT THE BANDS PLAIR Ain't no party like a Plair band party! Led by B.S. Plair, Plair is a family affair. Bobby Jr. began performing with his dad at the age of 10 playing trumpet, and son Victor joined the group at about age 9 playing trombone. Vocalist Wade Witherspoon completes the group. Plair has performed all over the southeast playing clubs and colleges, opening for such artists as Lionel Richie/Commodores, Mother's Finest, Kool and the Gang, and The Ellington Orchestra. | more info WINTHROP UNIVERSITY JAZZ GUITAR ENSEMBLES Winthrop’s Jazz Guitar Ensembles have been performing on and off campus since 1992, and are dedicated to presenting quality performances of guitar ensemble music. The Jazz Guitar Ensembles are comprised of four, five or six guitarists who are accompanied by a two-piece rhythm section consisting of a bassist and drummer. GET YOUR GEAR | September 1 - October 31 NOW AVAILABLE! | The 16th Annual Blues & Jazz Festival t-shirts, sweatshirts, and tote bags are only available for purchase online in the ACYC Dry Goods Shop! | https://www.yorkcountyarts.org/drygoods SPONSORS SILVER | Comporium BRONZE | City of Rock Hill • Old Town Association CONTRIBUTOR | City of Clover/Gallery 120 • Rock Hill Coca-Cola Bottling Company FRIEND | Duke Energy AUDIO & VIDEO BY B&K ProAudio and Lighting MBaker Photographic For more details about this event, please visit the website here.

Location Details:

VIRTUAL EVENT | Center for the Arts, 121 E Main St, Rock Hill SC 29730