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FRIDAY, FEB. 2: Emory Jazz Fest presents Bobby Broom and Gary Motley Trio

The Emory Schwartz Center presents The Emory Jazz Fest beginning Thursday, February 1 through Saturday, February 3 with acclaimed guitarist Bobby Broom.

This annual musical event brings world-class jazz to the community with master classes, artist demonstrations, and concerts featuring Bobby Broom along with Atlanta's very own pianist Gary Motley, bassist Kenny Davis, drummer Kobie Watkins, and the Emory Big Band under the direction of Randy Hunter.

Known for his “ultra-refined timing and tone” (DownBeat), the award-winning jazz guitarist, composer, and educator Bobby Broom takes the Schwartz Center stage with the Gary Motley Trio on Friday, February 2 at 8 p.m.

(Events take place in Emerson Concert Hall, unless otherwise listed)

Thursday, Feb.1 at 2:30 p.m., FREE Lecture/Demonstration with Bobby Broom
Friday, Feb. 2 at 8 p.m., Bobby Broom and the Gary Motley Trio
Saturday, Feb. 3 at 11:30 a.m., FREE Jazz Clinic at Tharp Rehearsal Hall
Saturday, Feb. 3 at 8 p.m., Emory Big Band with Gary Motley, piano; Kenny Davis, bass, and Kobie Watkins, drums

CLICK HERE for tickets and more information.

Recommended parking: Fishburne Parking Deck or Lowergate South Parking Deck.