The Desert Botanical Garden’s Music in the Garden Spring Concert Series 2016 features some of the best musical performers that the Valley has to offer!
APRIL 8th-MICHAEL POWERS GROUP | JAZZ & CONTEMPORARY
This entertaining group is influenced by jazz, pop, and blues. Audiences will be delighted as Powers draws the sounds of harmonica, sax, vibes, steel drum and more from his guitar-like synthesizer.
APRIL 15th-JAZZ CON ALMA FEATURING BETH LEDERMAN | LATIN-INFLUENCED JAZZ
Translating as “Jazz with Soul”, Jazz Con Alma provides just that. Band leader/keyboardist Beth Lederman has been a mainstay of the Arizona music scene for years and has brought together some of Phoenix’s top musicians in this stellar lineup. Lederman will be performing with Felix Sainz on vocals/bass, Miguel Melgoza on vocals/percussion, Emerson Laffey on drums, and Ted Belledin on saxophone/melodica.
APRIL 22th-BIG NICK AND THE GILA MONSTERS | BLUES
Big Nick and the Gila Monsters, the first band to ever be inducted into the Arizona Blues Hall of Fame as a group, has been creating sensational melodies since 1993. Join us as this Garden favorite band of blues musicians takes the stage.
MEMBERS: $20 & GENERAL PUBLIC: $25
Enhance your evening with a gourmet meal or spirited drink. Plan ahead and dine at Gertrude’s, the Garden’s restaurant.