Benny Golson Jazz Festival
The Butler University School of Music is thrilled to present the inaugural Benny Golson Jazz Festival, featuring guest artist, Kirsten Edkins on saxophone.
This educational festival was formed to celebrate the legacy of legendary saxophonist/composer Benny Golson, who received an honorary doctorate from Butler University in 2019.
Guest students and directors will participate in educational activities throughout the day. The evening performance, which is free and open to the public, will feature the award-winning Butler University Jazz Ensemble and the Festival Honor Band with Ms. Edkins.
This performance is free and open to the public, no ticket is required.
Masks are strongly encouraged to be worn by all patrons while in the venue.