Jazz on the Ave | kicking off the American Pianists Awards
Five finalists of the 2023 American Pianists Awards perform in a FREE community concert at Madam Walker Legacy Center, kicking off a season in which one will win the Cole Porter Fellowship in jazz and $200,000 top prize.
“the Super Bowl of jazz” – IndyStar
The 2023 American Pianists Awards feature five finalists—Caelan Cardello, Esteban Castro, Paul Cornish, Thomas Linger and Isaiah J. Thompson—vying for the $200,000 top prize in the world’s largest jazz competition.
All five artists kick things off with a Jazz on the Ave, a free community concert on September 18, before each visits Indianapolis for a Premiere Series performance over the next five months. The competition culminates April 22, 2023 withView more
Free registration ensures a seat until 3:15pm, at which time all seats are no longer held and are first-come, first-serve.
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Sep 18, 2022 at 03:30 pm (Sun)
617 Indiana Avenue, 320, Indianapolis, IN 46202
Please use street parking in front of the theatre and/or the lot to the west for our in-person events.