The Front Porch, in partnership with James Monroe’s Highland, will host the 3rd annual Tuesday Tunes, a five-part series of sunset concerts at the home of President James Monroe. These performances are a perfect opportunity to bring the family out with blanket and chairs in tow to enjoy music from Virginia and the mid-Atlantic region!
Doors open at 6pm, music starts at 6:30pm.
Tickets: Individual $8 advance/$10 door, Families $20 advance/$25 door
Come out and see the Darrell Rose Power Trio, comprised of Darrell Rose, Greg Howard, and Keith Brown. This all-star group will be performing a groovy mixture of jazz, world, beats, improv, and fusion.
About Darrell Rose:
Darrell, percussionist, painter, and Charlottesville institution, has played music in many configurations with both Michael and Houston. Darrell did many gigs with Soko and Offering in the early 90s and provided the cover painting for the band’s most successful recording. Areas of the painting now color the Sokoband logo on the eponymous CD. Darrell is renowned for teaching many thousands of children over a long career as an adjunct to a long list of public and private schools in Virginia. As a drummer, he is an Artist in Residence for the Virginia Commission for the Arts and performs in many rock, jazz, african, latin, and reggae configurations. He led Charlottesville’s Afrikan Drum Fest for many years, toured and recorded extensively with Corey Harris, The Wailers, Greg Howard, his own International Counselors, Matthew Willner, The Wonderband (with Houston Ross and Johnny Gilmore), and Jamal Millner. Darrell has shared the stage with many of the greatest musicians of our times.