Taste of Jazz offers music, munching
The inaugural event kicks off the 2018 Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival , presented by Citizens Bank, according to a news release.
VIP guest tickets include a post-concert meet and greet with Miller, musical entertainment by Benny Benack III and access to the VIP lounge with open bar and appetizers, according to a news release.
We invite you to an elegant evening at the August Wilson Center on Friday, June 15th for the first annual "Taste of Jazz" event brought to you by Citizens Bank, kicking off the Jazz Festival weekend. Get your tickets here: https://t.co/mG4ZGFPbWc #TasteofJazz #PIJF #PGHJAZZFEST pic.twitter.com/J8MRZIlkNZ— PittsburghJazz (@PittsburghJazz) April 30, 2018
General admission guests will join the party at 9 p.m. with live music from artists including Orrin Evans, Noel Quintana & The Latin Crew and DJ Selecta, the release states.
Chef-inspired tastings will be prepared from restaurants including Pirata Caribbean Cuisine x Rum Bar, Braddock's Pittsburgh Brasserie, Eddie Merlot's, Sienna on the Square, Fogo de Chão, Fl. 2, and A519 Chocolate, the release adds.
Ticket prices range from $50 general admission to $175 for VIP "Taste of Jazz" experience and Marcus Miller concert.
An all-access pass for the festival, scheduled for June 15-17, is $500.
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