Tickets are $40 in advance or $50 at the door and are available at the church office, 120 S. New Hampshire, Covington, LA 70433 or online at: http://christchurchcovington.ticketleap.com/jazzinjanuary2019/
Friday, January 25, “Cubana Night”
Aldo López-Gavilán – Award winning pianist excelling in both the classical and jazz worlds.
Yissy Garcia and her Grammy-winning band Bandancha – known for blurring the boundaries of Latin jazz, electronics, funk, R&B and Afro-Cuban music.
Saturday, January 26, “Americana Night”
Louisiana’s own Terrance Simien and his Zydeco Experience – one of the most respected and accomplished artists in American roots music today. He and his band have earned two Grammys and have performed at over 8,500 concerts in 45 countries.
And from Texas, the Blue Water Highway- described as “haunted and haunting, tough but melodic. They offer elegant lyrics and a toe-tapping blend of blues, folk and indie rock.
Sunday, January 27
There will be two free jazz masses, 9 am and 11:30 am, paying homage to Elvis, the King of Rock and Roll, and one of the most significant, and most tragic, cultural icons of the 20th century. Rev. Bill Miller’s sermon for the day will be “If I Can Dream: A Tribute to Elvis Presley,”