There are no recent bookmarks.

Please Note: This event has expired.

Jazz on the Move | 100th Birthday Tribute to Lena Horne

Presented by Nashville Jazz Workshop and Nashville Public Library at Frist Art Museum, Nashville TN

Mar 26 2017
Jazz on the Move | 100th Birthday Tribute to Lena Horne

The Nashville Jazz Workshop, in collaboration with the Frist Center for the Visual Arts, continues with it’s popular jazz performance and education series, Jazz on the Move, now in it’s 11th season. Each installment features a lecture and performance highlighting a major figure or period in jazz history. Presented by Nashville’s top jazz artist/educators, the series offers audiences world class music as well as an opportunity to learn more about jazz. Each performance is led by a jazz artist intimately familiar with the jazz great being profiled with an outstanding group of supporting musicians. This year’s series began with a 100th Birthday Tribute to Thelonius Monk presented by Bruce Dudley on January 22 and a 100th Birthday Tribute to Dizzy Gillespie, celebrating Black History Month, presented by Jamey Simmons on February 26.

The next installment of this series:

  • Sunday, March 26 | A 100th Birthday Tribute to Lena Horne, presented by Connye Florance


  • Sunday, April 16 | Music of the Cal Tjader, a celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month, presented by James Westfall

Those attending Jazz on the Move at the Frist will be able to visit the Frist’s exhibits free of charge, and will also receive discounted parking. This season is presented with support from Caterpillar Financial Services and Peter & Anne Neff.

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts is an accredited nonprofit art-exhibition center, with approximately 24,000 square feet of gallery space, dedicated to presenting the finest visual art from local, state and regional artists, as well as major U.S. and international exhibitions. It is located at 919 Broadway, Nashville, Tennessee, 37203.

The Nashville Jazz Workshop is a nonprofit organization supporting jazz musicians, jazz fans, and the jazz community through classes, public performances, and special events. For further information, contact the Nashville Jazz Workshop at (615) 242-JAZZ (5299).

Source: Nashville Jazz Workshop


Free Admission


Contact: (615) 242-5299

    Official Website


Frist Art Museum

919 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203


Parking in Frist Art Museum lots is reserved for Frist Art Museum visitors, volunteers, and staff only. It is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Parking Lot Hours
Visitor parking begins 30 minutes before the museum’s doors open. The lot closes at 3AM. No cars are allowed in the lot between 3AM and 30 minutes before opening.

Guests are encouraged to carpool and use rideshare services. You may also want to consider using WeGo Public Transit.

Parking rates
Frist Art Museum visitors: $2 per hour / $20 daily maximum
Frist Art Museum non-visitors: $10 per hour / $30 daily maximum
(Credit cards only; no cash accepted)

A flat rate parking fee may apply for certain special events.

Here’s an interactive map from Nashville Downtown Partnerships Park It Downtown


MORE FROM Nashville Jazz Workshop

CONNECT WITH Nashville Jazz Workshop