The Space Coast Transportation Planning Organization invites you to attend their Brevard 2040 Transportation Choices Workshop Wednesday, February 26th, from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm at the Brevard County Public Schools Board Room, located at 2700 Judge Fran Jamieson Way in Viera.
Learn about how Brevard County will grow and change, evaluate the proposed future plans for all modes of transportation and choose the transportation options that work best for you, your family, your business and your community.
The critically acclaimed Christian Tamburr Quintet will be performing in the Gleason Center for the Performing Arts on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. This event marks the beginning of Christian's Artist in Residency with the Florida Tech Music Department under the direction of Dr. Jamie Annette Younkin.
Christian has performed with Dave Brubeck, Clark Terry, James Moody, Bunky Green, Kenny Barron, Benny Green, Milt Hinton, Bucky Pizarelli, Tal Falow, Nicholas Payton, Billy Drummond, Matt Wilson, Eric Marienthal, Marcus Printup, Mark Murphy, Clint Holmes and Rene Marie.
Over the past 8 years, Christian and his group have performed at some of the most prestigious venues around the world including The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola at Lincoln Center, The Blue Note, Ravinia, The Brubeck Institute, Yoshi’s Jazz Club, The North Sea Jazz Festival and many others venues.
Christian will be Dave Fries’ special guest on A Taste of Jazz, Monday February 10, 7 p.m.on WFIT.
Tune in for a live jazz jam on Monday December 23rd at 7pm.
As a special holiday treat show host, Dave Fries will present a live set on A Taste of Jazz featuring five outstanding local musicians. The quartet will consist of the twin tenor saxophones of Dan & Dexter Wilborn with an all-star rhythm section featuring Matt Heister on guitar, the superb Acoustic Bass of Ron Pirtle anchored by the versatile Nick Chirico on drums.
The Usual Suspects will take the stage at Florida Tech’s outdoor Panthereum when WFIT and the City of Melbourne present a free concert Sunday, October 20 from 3 until 6 p.m.
The Usual Suspects are anything but "usual." The band is tight, precise and all business...high energy "blues and more." The Usual Suspects include Rick Fincke, guitars and vocals; JT Burley, bass and vocals; and WFIT's own senior underwriter, George Wilson, on drums.
Bring a blanket or lawn chair or enjoy the new seating at the handicapped accessible Panthereum this Sunday, October 20.