What You'll Get
Listening to jazz has become one of man’s top recreational activities, just after contemplating infinity and napping in the fridge. Let saxophones entertain you with this deal.
- $29 to see the Paul Winter Sextet (up to a $49.50 value)
- Where: Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild
- Section: reserved seating
- Time: 8 p.m.; doors at 7:30 p.m.
- Ticket values include all fees.<p>
- Friday, November 8
- Saturday, November 9<p>
Paul Winter Sextet
- What the show is celebrating: the group’s historic 1962 invitation to introduce jazz to the White House for the first time
- Heavy hitters the group impressed in its heyday: producer John Hammond and trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie, who recommended the group to the State Department for a 23-country tour of South America
- What audiences will hear: selections from their 50th anniversary album, including pieces from the White House concert and renditions of sighs provoked by Jackie Kennedy
- How Paul Winter has filled the intervening years: devoting himself to world music and environmental preservation; releasing several albums of humpback-whale songs
- Who will not be in attendance: the whales (venue could not fulfill rider request for krill buffet)<p>
The Fine Print
Expiration varies. Limit 4 per person. Valid only for option purchased. Redeem starting day of show for a ticket at venue box office. Must show valid ID matching name on voucher at Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild. Refundable only on day of purchase. Discount reflects MCG Jazz's current ticket prices-price may differ on day of the event. Doors open 30 minutes before showtime. For ADA seating, call box office promptly upon receipt of voucher - availability is limited. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
About MCG Jazz
Preserve. Present. Promote. These three p's comprise the mission of The Manchester Craftsmen Guild, also known as MCG Jazz. Since 1987, MCG has fortified the musical community of Pittsburgh. In addition to drawing in the nation's most renowned jazz artists, they nurture culture for later generations by archiving their shows on their own record label. Past appearances have included greats such as Stanley Turrentine, Joe Williams, and even Dizzy Gillespie.