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Wynton Marsalis, Allan Harris to Honor Two Legends on Sept. 6

The trumpeter and vocalist will pay tribute to Nat King Cole and Art Blakey in New Jersey

Wynton Marsalis
Wynton Marsalis (photo: Joe Martinez)

Wynton Marsalis, Allan Harris, and Antoinette Montague will pay tribute to two jazz icons at a special concert set for Friday, September 6 at 6 p.m. in Jersey City, New Jersey.

The 7th Annual New Jersey City University Alumni Jazz Big Band Concert is being held in celebration of the 100th birthdays of Nat King Cole and Art Blakey. The free concert will take place at the J. Owen Grundy Pier, Exchange Place, Jersey City. Seating is on a first-come, first served basis. In the event of rain, the concert will be held in the Harborside Atrium, Harborside 2 and 3 at 34 Exchange Place.

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