Jazz concerts fire up Thursday at Casa Romantica
Jazz at the Casa, a three-concert series between now and August, will kick off at 7 p.m. Thursday with Dixieland jazz musician Tex Wyndham and the Albany Nightboat Ragtimers playing “rags” from the early 1900s in the Main Salon of Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens, 415 Avenida Granada, San Clemente.
The second program in the series, Jazz on the Patio, will be at 7 p.m. June 7 with smooth-jazz artists Gregg Young and the 2nd Street Band on the Casa’s Ocean Terrace.
The third and final concert will be at 7 p.m. Aug. 22, featuring the seven-piece Hotel Wolverine Jazz Band playing tunes from the 1920s, ‘30s and ‘40s.
Tickets are on sale for all three performances at 949-498-2139, ext. 10.
General admission is $25. Casa Romantica members pay $20, and the cost is $10 for students and children.