Wed, Apr 27|
The Sandbar @ The Cove at UNO
JAZZ @ THE SANDBAR: Victor Goines
Victor Goines is a native of New Orleans, and has been a member of NYC's Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and the Wynton Marsalis Septet since 1993, touring the world and recording more than 20 albums. Currently, he is the Director of Jazz Studies at Chicago's Northwestern University. $10 Admission
Time & Location
Apr 27, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM CDT
The Sandbar @ The Cove at UNO, 2000 Lakeshore Dr, New Orleans, LA 70122, USA
About The Event
Victor Goines is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana. He has been a member of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and the Wynton Marsalis Septet since 1993, touring throughout the world and recording more than 20 albums.
As a bandleader, Goines has recorded 10 albums including his most recent release, A Dance At The Mardi Gras Ball (2016) on Rosemary Joseph Records. A gifted composer, Goines has more than 50 original works to his credit. He has recorded and/or performed with many noted jazz and popular artists including Ahmad Jamal, Ruth Brown, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Ray Charles, Bob Dylan, Dizzy Gillespie, Lenny Kravitz, Branford Marsalis, Ellis Marsalis, Dianne Reeves, Willie Nelson, Marcus Roberts, Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder, and a host of others.
Currently, he is the director of jazz studies and a senior professor of music at Northwestern University in Chicago. He received a Bachelor of Music degree from Loyola University in New Orleans in 1984, and a Masters of Music degree from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond in 1990.
We welcome Victor back home to New Orleans this season, where he is always a favorite instructor among students and performer among audiences.
Sets at 7:00pm and 8:30pm.
Admission is $10 at the door | All Ages
THE SANDBAR is LOCATED at 100 Founders Rd. at "The Cove" on the campus of the University of New Orleans. (Enter from 2000 Lakeshore Drive)