Stillwater Jazz, Stillwater’s highly acclaimed community big band, will host world renowned jazz artists couple Steve Wilkerson and Andrea Baker in a free master class and concert on Thursday, May 4.
They will present a master class for all interested at 4:30 p.m. followed by a full concert with Stillwater Jazz at 7 p.m. in the Winfrey Houston Auditorium at the City of Stillwater Community Center at 315 W. 8th Ave. Both events are free and open to the public.
Wilkerson, a saxophone and clarinet virtuoso, has performed with an amazing list of artists including Stan Kenton, Count Basie, Tony Bennett, Barbra Streisand, and many more. Baker, a vocalist who has been called the female Frank Sinatra, will accompany her husband at the performance.
“It is an incredible opportunity to hear musicians of this caliber and standing here in Stillwater. They are among the absolute best in the business … the highest level of jazz performance,” according to Kent Taylor, Director of Stillwater Jazz. “A free concert of this significance just can’t be missed.”
The City of Stillwater and The Music Store Inc. of Tulsa present Steve Wilkerson and Andrea Baker in concert with Stillwater Jazz.