Alexa Tarantino Quartet, Johnathan Kreisberg, more to play Starlight Jazz series

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The six show lineup for the 2024-25 Starlight Jazz Club Series at Walton Arts Center has been announced.

The series will kick off on Sept. 7 with Alexa Tarantino Quartet, followed by Rio Meets New Orleans with Peter Martin, Romero Lubambo and Anat Cohen on Oct. 18; Johnathan Kreisberg on Dec. 6; Rene Marie on Jan. 31, 2025; Billy Stritch, on Feb. 15, 2025; and Matt Wilson’s Good Trouble Quintet on March 8, 2025.

From the description of the series:

The 2024-25 Starrlight Jazz Club features world-renowned artists that embody an incredible breadth of knowledge, talent and feel for this inspiring art form. From the lively sounds of Rio de Janeiro and New Orleans to the familiar tunes of the Great American Songbook and legendary musicians like Ella Fitzgerald, this series is a jazz lover’s paradise.

Performances in the series take place at 7:30 p.m. in Starr Theatre.

Tickets to the series range from $192 for tiered seating to $333 for cabaret-style seating at tables.

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