Thursday, Aug. 25, Jazz flutist Alexander Zonjic brings a group of jazz musicians to join him for a concert at The Block in downtown Muskegon, one day prior to the start of the third annual Shoreline Jazz Festival.
Alexander Zonjic is a gifted jazz flutist, known across the country for his cool jazz grooves and exciting shows. He has shared the stage with such greats as Kenny G, Bob James, Matsui and Jeff Lorber. In addition to performing hundreds of concerts a year, he is the creative director for numerous summer music festivals, including the Shoreline Jazz Festival.
Zonjic will be joined by Demetrius “Krayon” Nabors on keyboards, Mike Harrington on bass, Kris Kurzawa, on guitar and Nate Winn on drums. The Thursday evening concert, dubbed “Alexander Zonjic and Friends” will give audience members a chance to enjoy the smooth jazz music that will be played at Muskegon’s 2016 Shoreline Jazz Festival in a more intimate, up-close setting. The festival runs Aug. 26-28 at Heritage Landing in Muskegon.
This preview concert is Thursday evening Aug. 25 and begins at 7:30 p.m. doors and cash bar open at 6:30 p.m. Ticket prices are $20, $10 for students with ID. Tickets and information can be obtained by calling 231.726.3231 or at theblockwestmichigan.org. The Block is located at 360 W. Western Ave. in Muskegon.