Presented by award-winning pianist Dr. Zachary Bartholomew and his trio, experience an interactive and informative concert of everybody's favorite holiday music featuring the compositions and arrangements of jazz pianist Vince Guaraldi. In addition to enjoying a world-class musical performance, audiences will learn more about Guaraldi's music, life, and musical involvement with a Charlie Brown Christmas. A must-see event!
Time:7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Date:Thursday, December 8
Location:Friedberg Auditorium, Lifelong Learning Building
Fees:Member - $30 $100 for any combination of four events, members only Non-member - $35 One-time guest pass, Member or Non-member at the door - $35.
About the Instructor
Zachary Bartholomew, DMA is an award-winning pianist, composer, and music educator who maintains an active performance career as one of the most heavily sought-after pianists, accompanists, and sidemen in South Florida. He has headlined national and international jazz festivals with his band, toured across the country, and has placed as one of the top three finalists in the highly acclaimed Jacksonville Jazz Piano Competition on two separate occasions. He is the pianist in the Gulf Coast Symphony’s Jazz Collective, the Lake Wales Jazz Connection, and regularly performs with professional organizations such as the Naples Philharmonic and Sarasota Pops Orchestra. In addition to his active performance career, Zach is a full-time professor at Florida Memorial University and is actively involved in music education and outreach. One current project is his state-funded “Jazz Access Tour,” an outreach program that aims to provide underserved communities and schools in Florida with world-class public performances and educational programs.