A celebration of America’s original musical art form, Jazz Maui 2013 featured instructional workshops for students and performances by visiting and local professional jazz musicians.
Jazz Maui 2013 was produced by Arts Education for Children Group (AECG), a 501(c) nonprofit organization established in 1986 to provide opportunities for artistic and cultural enrichment (www.aecg.org).
Jazz Maui 2013 was presented to:
Provide an opportunity for local residents, including music students, aspiring young musicians, professional musicians, and jazz music aficionados, to participate in and/or attend high quality jazz music performance concerts;
Provide a venue for young aspiring local jazz musicians to establish connections within the professional jazz music scene that may facilitate career opportunities;
Provide music students on Maui an opportunity to participate in instructional workshops and jam sessions conducted by internationally acclaimed jazz musicians and music educators; and
Establish an annual signature event featuring high quality jazz and various music performances for the enjoyment and enrichment of visitors and local residents further distinguishing Maui as a culturally-rich world-class destination.
Louis Ramanos Quartet Live
This 2013 event performers included:
Tommy James – piano • Peter Brainin – saxophone • Jim Seeley – trumpet • Louis Ramanos Quartet • Dan Sumner – guitar • Danny M. – bass • Alex Noppe – trumpet • Maui Community Band • Local musicans – Gene Argel, Mike Buono, and others.
July 6: For the love of Maui, a Benefit for Community Work Day Concert at the Ritz-Carlton, featuring an All-star lineup of local and visiting music professionals including Gene Argel Latin Band, Louis Romanos Quartet, Tommy James, Jim Seeley, Peter Brainin. and a special guest performer.