“Jazz at the Lesher Center, presented by the Diablo Regional Arts Association, will return with a fourth season of phenomenal jazz performances by a stellar lineup of talented artists, appearing at four shows, 5pm and 8pm, every Saturday, August 1 – 29, 2015.
Kicking off the series on August 1 is the Big Band sound of the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra. Next up is the legendary jazz pianist Dick Hyman, appearing August 8 with two of the world’s greatest reed players, Ken Peplowski and Harry Allen.
The astonishing Cyrus Chestnut, proclaimed the greatest jazz pianist of his generation by Time Magazine will continue the series August 22, and jazz guitar duo Martin Taylor and Bucky Pizzarelli will headline the closing concert on August 29. Four-concert subscriptions (5pm or 8pm), are now on sale for $125. New subscriptions will go on sale on May 5th. Any remaining tickets to single concerts will go on sale in July, for $40 each. For subscriptions and single tickets the public may visit www.LesherJazz.org or call 925.943.7469.“