Spring Fling – A Party to Benefit Savannah Music Festival

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

We invite you to join us on Saturday, March 23, 2024, for a fabulous evening at the Metal Building at Trustees’ Garden followed by a concert by Samara Joy at the Lucas Theatre for the Arts.   Timeline of the Evening Arrive at 660 East Broughton Street for the party at the Metal Building... 4:30...

$350 – $600

Noon30: Lena Jonsson Trio

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Part of the new generation of contemporary folk musicians, Lena Jonsson is one of Scandinavia's most influential fiddlers. Her unique style combines a deep knowledge of traditional Swedish folk music and the youthful sounds of rock, pop, jazz, American old-time and bluegrass. Lena Jonsson is joined by Kristofer Sundström and Ian Carr.

$32

Lena Jonsson Trio / Kieran Kane & Rayna Gellert

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 8:30 pm, Thursday March 28 Part of the new generation of contemporary folk musicians, Lena Jonsson is one of Scandinavia's most influential fiddlers. Her unique style combines a deep knowledge of traditional Swedish folk music and the youthful sounds of rock, pop, jazz, American old-time and bluegrass. Lena Jonsson is joined by Kristofer...

$42

Lena Jonsson Trio/ Kieran Kane & Rayna Gellert

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 5 pm, Thursday, March 28 Part of the new generation of contemporary folk musicians, Lena Jonsson is one of Scandinavia's most influential fiddlers. Her unique style combines a deep knowledge of traditional Swedish folk music and the youthful sounds of rock, pop, jazz, American old-time and bluegrass. Lena Jonsson is joined by Kristofer...

$42

Marta Pereira da Costa feat. Duarte / Bridget Kibbey’s “Bach to Brazil”

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 8:30 pm, Friday, March 29 Marta Pereira da Costa is the first and likely only professional female Portuguese guitar player specifically versed in fado, the soulful music from Portugal recently acknowledged by UNESCO as part of the World's Intangible Cultural Heritage. She draws on threads of fado, jazz and Brazilian folk music, and...

$42

Marta Pereira da Costa feat. Duarte / Bridget Kibbey’s “Bach to Brazil”

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 5 pm, Friday, March 29 Marta Pereira da Costa is the first and likely only professional female Portuguese guitar player specifically versed in fado, the soulful music from Portugal recently acknowledged by UNESCO as part of the World's Intangible Cultural Heritage. She draws on threads of fado, jazz and Brazilian folk music, and...

$42

Noon30: Marta Pereira da Costa feat. Duarte [rescheduled]

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Marta Pereira da Costa is the first and likely only professional female Portuguese guitar player specifically versed in fado, the soulful music from Portugal recently acknowledged by UNESCO as part of the World's Intangible Cultural Heritage. She draws on threads of fado, jazz and Brazilian folk music, and is joined by fado singer Duarte for...

$32

Noon30: Germán López: ALMA [cancelled]

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Seven years after his sensational SMF debut, bandleader and timple virtuoso Germán López returns with ALMA, a project comprised of musical collaborators performing his boldly original music. The timple soars above its assumed role as an accompanying instrument in his hands. Through ALMA, López connects listeners with flavorful melodies, rhythms and Canary Island "soul". Please...

$32.00

The Art of the Kora: Derek Gripper & Ballaké Sissoko

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 8 pm, Saturday, March 30 Malian virtuoso Ballaké Sissoko is considered one of the greatest touring kora players. He joins Derek Gripper, a renowned South African guitarist, whose love of the kora set him to transcribing and recording some of its greatest works. In this collaboration, Sissoko and Gripper explore the ancient musical...

$42.00

The Art of the Kora: Derek Gripper & Ballaké Sissoko

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 5:30 pm, Saturday, March 30 Malian virtuoso Ballaké Sissoko is considered one of the greatest touring kora players. He joins Derek Gripper, a renowned South African guitarist, whose love of the kora set him to transcribing and recording some of its greatest works. In this collaboration, Sissoko and Gripper explore the ancient musical...

$42.00

Event Series Faircloth Jazz Series

Warren Wolf & Wolfpack: History of the Vibes / Isaiah J. Thompson Quartet

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 8 pm, Wednesday, April 3 Isaiah J. Thompson is the 2023 Cole Porter Fellow with the American Pianists Association. Thompson has performed with many acclaimed jazz artists, including Ron Carter, John Pizzarelli, Christian McBride, Cécile McLorin Salvant and Buster Williams. As a performer, he focuses on emitting love, spirit and respect, and conveying...

$42.00
Event Series Faircloth Jazz Series

Warren Wolf & Wolfpack: History of the Vibes / Isaiah J. Thompson Quartet

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 4:30 pm, Wednesday, April 3 Isaiah J. Thompson is the 2023 Cole Porter Fellow with the American Pianists Association. Thompson has performed with many acclaimed jazz artists, including Ron Carter, John Pizzarelli, Christian McBride, Cécile McLorin Salvant and Buster Williams. As a performer, he focuses on emitting love, spirit and respect, and conveying...

$42
Event Series Faircloth Jazz Series

Noon30: Isaiah J. Thompson Duo

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Isaiah J. Thompson is the 2023 Cole Porter Fellow with the American Pianists Association. Thompson has performed with many acclaimed jazz artists, including Ron Carter, John Pizzarelli, Christian McBride, Cécile McLorin Salvant and Buster Williams. As a performer, he focuses on emitting love, spirit and respect, and conveying his own experiences and his everlasting love...

$32.00
Event Series Faircloth Jazz Series

Stephane Wrembel Quartet / Tatiana Eva-Marie & Avalon Jazz Band

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 8:30 pm, Thursday, April 4 Widely considered one of the masters of the Django Reinhardt style, French guitarist Stephane Wrembel's music has expanded to incorporate jazz, blues, classical, swing, flamenco and rock 'n' roll. He immersed himself in Django's native Sinti culture (a Western European Roma group), learning from Sinti guitarists Angelo Debarre...

$42.00
Event Series Faircloth Jazz Series

Stephane Wrembel Quartet / Tatiana Eva-Marie & Avalon Jazz Band

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 5 pm, Thursday, April 4 Widely considered one of the masters of the Django Reinhardt style, French guitarist Stephane Wrembel's music has expanded to incorporate jazz, blues, classical, swing, flamenco and rock 'n' roll. He immersed himself in Django's native Sinti culture (a Western European Roma group), learning from Sinti guitarists Angelo Debarre...

$42.00
Event Series Faircloth Jazz Series

Noon30: Stephane Wrembel Quartet

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Widely considered one of the masters of the Django Reinhardt style, French guitarist Stephane Wrembel's music has expanded to incorporate jazz, blues, classical, swing, flamenco and rock 'n' roll. He immersed himself in Django's native Sinti culture (a Western European Roma group), learning from Sinti guitarists Angelo Debarre and Serge Krief. Wrembel then pursued studies...

$32.00

Doc and Earl: Doc at 100 / Tony Trischka’s EarlJam

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Doc Watson and Earl Scruggs both had transformative impacts on bluegrass and American acoustic music. Celebrating their 100th birth years, this co-bill spotlights each of their musical legacies through stories, tunes and songs. Doc at 100 pulls together friends and former musical collaborators of Arthel "Doc" Watson, also featuring commentary from Ted Olson, author of...

$42.00

Noon30: Tony Trischka

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Tony Trischka is considered one of the most influential living banjo players. Trischka's EarlJam honors Scruggs, the pioneer of a unique three-finger banjo style and one of the most important figures in bluegrass. "The depth of Earl's genius becomes ever more apparent when I transcribe his solos, which I've been doing my entire life and...

$32.00

Cajun Dance Party: The Savoy Family Cajun Band

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 7 pm, Saturday, April 6 Aptly named the "First Family of Cajun Music," the Savoy Family Cajun Band hails from Eunice, Louisiana. Patriarch and celebrated accordion builder Marc Savoy is a National Heritage Fellow. His wife Ann Savoy wrote a well-known book on Cajun music history, and has produced numerous recordings with the...

$42.00

Cajun Dance Party: The Savoy Family Cajun Band

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 4:30 pm, Saturday, April 6 Aptly named the "First Family of Cajun Music," the Savoy Family Cajun Band hails from Eunice, Louisiana. Patriarch and celebrated accordion builder Marc Savoy is a National Heritage Fellow. His wife Ann Savoy wrote a well-known book on Cajun music history, and has produced numerous recordings with the...

$42.00

Kaia Kater / Viv & Riley

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 8 pm, Tuesday, April 9 Grenadian-Canadian Kaia Kater's jazz-fueled voice and deft songcraft have garnered her extensive critical acclaim. Through artful banjo playing and lush songwriting, Kaia draws on influences rooted in Quebec, the Caribbean and Appalachia, all of which reflect the diversity of her background. Kater was a participant in SMF's Acoustic...

$42.00

Kaia Kater / Viv & Riley

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 5 pm, Tuesday, April 9 Grenadian-Canadian Kaia Kater's jazz-fueled voice and deft songcraft have garnered her extensive critical acclaim. Through artful banjo playing and lush songwriting, Kaia draws on influences rooted in Quebec, the Caribbean and Appalachia, all of which reflect the diversity of her background. Kater was a participant in SMF's Acoustic...

$42.00
Event Series Faircloth Jazz Series

Brandee Younger Trio / Immanuel Wilkins Quartet

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 8:30 pm, Wednesday, April 10 A leading voice of the harp, Brandee Younger recently made history at the 2022 Grammy Awards as the first Black female solo artist nominated in the Best Instrumental Composition category for her song "Beautiful Is Black." The mesmerizing track is from her 2021 major label debut album, Somewhere...

$45
Event Series Faircloth Jazz Series

Brandee Younger Trio / Immanuel Wilkins Quartet

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 5 pm, Wednesday, April 10 A leading voice of the harp, Brandee Younger recently made history at the 2022 Grammy Awards as the first Black female solo artist nominated in the Best Instrumental Composition category for her song "Beautiful Is Black." The mesmerizing track is from her 2021 major label debut album, Somewhere...

$45
Event Series Faircloth Jazz Series

Noon30: Brandee Younger Trio

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

A leading voice of the harp, Brandee Younger recently made history at the 2022 Grammy Awards as the first Black female solo artist nominated in the Best Instrumental Composition category for her song ‚"Beautiful Is Black." The mesmerizing track is from her 2021 major label debut album, Somewhere Different, that also received a 2022 NAACP...

$35

Amy Helm

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Additional Showtimes: 8:30 pm, Friday, April 12 Singer and multi-instrumentalist Amy Helm makes her SMF debut on closing weekend with her ace band. The daughter of Levon Helm of The Band and singer-songwriter Libby Titus, Amy Helm was a member of her father’s band in the 90s and 2000s, was a founding member of acclaimed...

$42

Amy Helm

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

Singer and multi-instrumentalist Amy Helm makes her SMF debut on closing weekend with her ace band. The daughter of Levon Helm of The Band and singer-songwriter Libby Titus, Amy Helm was a member of her father’s band in the 90s and 2000s, was a founding member of acclaimed roots-rock ensemble Ollabelle, and has released three...

$42

Closing Night Party: Rebirth Brass Band / Eddie 9V

Metal Building at Trustees' Garden 660 East Broughton Street, Savannah, GA, United States

For nearly four decades, the Grammy Award-winning Rebirth Brass Band has been one of the Crescent City’s premier musical ambassadors. Their trademark sound pays homage to the New Orleans brass band tradition while weaving a tapestry that combines elements of jazz, funk, soul, R&B and the sounds from the streets they grew up on. Founded...

$42