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Photo by Member Mark Krancer, Kram Kran Photo

Photo by Member Mark Krancer, Kram Kran Photo


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6/13/2023 4:00:00 AM Member News

Experience Rare and Extraordinary Jazz at Amplified Avondale

Jacksonville, FL - June 9, 2023 - Amplified Avondale and The Historic Avondale Merchants Association presents the Jazz Discovery Series on June 30th from 6 PM to 9 PM at the Shoppes of Avondale. This free event offers world-class Jazz, live music, live art installations, food, and wine tasting.


Headlining the series is trombonist and vocalist Lexi Hammer, renowned nationwide for her captivating jazz compositions. John Lumpkin will be on percussion and Kaleb Thompkins on Upright Bass.


The Jazz Discovery Series aims to share jazz history, nurture young talents, and inspire future jazz enthusiasts through masterclasses and clinics. Founded by John Lumpkin II, the series supports  artists and enriches the community.


In addition to the Jazz Discovery series we are hosting Junco Royal, DJ Papi Disco and Rambler Kane. Live Art installation by Heartspace Art. Live music and art all along the avenue.


Amplified Avondale, presented by Lee & Cates Glass, is proud to present The Jazz Discovery Series and special guests Lexi Hammer, John Lumpkin and Caleb Thompkins. Mark your calendars for June 30th at the Shoppes of Avondale, as we invite you to join us for an unforgettable evening of mesmerizing jazz performances, captivating art installations, and culinary experiences that will tantalize your taste buds. Don't miss out on this exceptional event where the worlds of music, art, food, and wine converge.


For more information, contact Ron Rothberg at 904-524-6936 or ron@artbikesjax.com.


Amplified Avondale: https://www.instagram.com/amplifiedavondale/ 

Historic Avondale: https://www.instagram.com/historicavondale/ 

Jazz Discovery Series: https://jazzdiscoveryseries.org/ 

Lexi Cocoa: https://www.instagram.com/lexicocoa/ 

John Lumpkin: https://www.instagram.com/johnlumpkinmusic/ 

Kaleb Thompkins: https://www.instagram.com/kstringzofficial/ 

Heartspace Art: https://www.instagram.com/heartspaceart/