Chris Botti, Jon Batiste Carnegie Hall Shows Announced

Trumpeter and pianist will perform at Stern Auditorium and Zankel Hall, respectively

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Dragan Tasic

Jonathan Batiste

Carnegie Hall has announced two jazz shows for its October schedule. Trumpeter Chris Botti will appear as a special guest of the New York Pops Oct. 4 at 8 p.m. on the Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage, with Steven Reineke serving as music director and conductor. Tickets are priced at $34-120 and are available at the Carnegie Hall Box Office, 154 West 57th Street, or can be charged to major credit cards by calling CarnegieCharge at 212-247-7800 or by visiting the Carnegie Hall website.

On Oct. 12, pianist Jon Batiste and Stay Human will perform in Zankel Hall at 9 p.m. The group features Eddie Barbash (alto saxophone, washboard), Ibanda Ruhumbika (tuba, trombone) and Joe Saylor (drums, tambourine) with bassist Barry Stephenson and drummer Jamison Ross. Tickets are priced at $43 and $50, via the same outlets noted above.