Sunday, April 6, 2014

David C. Johnson Trio at Jazz on the Green - Season Finale for Naples' Premier Outdoor Jazz Series April 13, 2014

Enjoy contemporary and acoustical
jazz and blues with a touch of Latin rhythms!
New location at Edison State College Collier Campus

Sunday, April 13, 2014

David C. Johnson has been part of the Southwest Florida music scene for nearly 25 years. He tours with the Aaron Neville Quintet as the band’s touring bass player. In the late 1970s, at the age of 11, Johnson picked up the bass at a time when funk and disco were popular. When not on tour, he plays with the band Mudbone at Weekend Willie’s in Naples, and performs his solo show at Key Lime Bistro on Captiva Island. David will be joined by Ricky Howard and Bill E. Peterson.

Bayshore Cultural and Performing Arts Center (CAPA) closes their annual Jazz on the Green concert series for the season with this show and invites everyone back next year for another great season of great music. The wish to extend a special thanks to Dan Miller for his excellent production of Jazz on the Green, creating a program that included contemporary jazz, acoustical jazz, and blues with a touch of Latin rhythms. 

The six FREE, open-air concerts by some of Naples' best-known and loved jazz musicians takes place monthly on selected Sundays, November through April, from 2-4 p.m. Parking is free.  Food and cold drinks are available for sale from Dan’s Kettle Corn and Frozen Lemonade and Madam Mac.  Concertgoers should bring a blanket or lawn chair.

Jazz on the Green sponsors include The Arlington, Naples Daily News, Hamilton Harbor Yacht Club, Life in Naples, Paula Robertson & Associates, The Real McCaw, Dan’s Kettle Corn and Madam Mac.

For information on Bayshore CAPA programs and how to get involved, visit,
email or call (239)775-2800.

Edison State College Collier Campus
 7007 Lely Cultural Parkway,
Naples, FL 34113  

For information, visit
or call (239) 775-2800.

More great performances
presented by Bayshore CAPA

Bayshore Cultural and Performing Arts Center (CAPA) announces that tickets are now on sale for the annual Erich Kunzel Community Concert Series. The six concerts in the series will take place on selected Fridays each month, December 2013 through May 2014. Experience classical, pops, opera and dance performances by series favorites and exciting newcomers! Performances are at 7 p.m. at a new location at Edison State College Collier Campus, Holland T. Salley Auditorium, 7007 Lely Cultural Parkway, Naples.

Tickets can be ordered at or by calling (239) 775-2800.  Individual concert tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for students. Series tickets are $100 for adults and $75 for students.

The Erich Kunzel Community Concert Series is sponsored by Mrs. Susanne E. Geier, The Arlington, Paula Robertson & Associates, Classical South Florida, Life in Naples, Northern Trust, Steinway Piano Gallery and La PiƱata Mexican Restaurant. Additional sponsorship and underwriting opportunities are available.

Friday, May 2, 2014, Naples Music Club Scholarship Winners and Seacrest School Choral Group

Hot off their April, 2014 Naples Music Club Scholarship Competition wins and their performances at the Winners' Recital, a selected group of outstanding first place scholarship winners will perform.  Also showcasing young talent is Seacrest Country Day School’s choral group, under the direction of Jodie DeSalvo.  These young vocalists and musicians aspire to develop their performance quality to a professional level and have performed from Naples, FL to Italy.

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