Innovative pianist Ernest Turner brings his innovative Trio to the Jazz at the Cameron Series. His professional career spans nearly twenty years including the recent “Monk @ 100” - a ten-day event presented by Duke Performances celebrating the 100-year anniversary of Thelonious Monk’s birthday. He has performed with many great artists including Steve Turre, Randy Brecker, Delfeayo and Jason Marsalis, Irvin Mayfield and the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, the Heath Brothers, Nnenna Freelon, Eve Cornelious, Christian Scott, and many others. In addition to his performance schedule, he has been very active in Jazz education, doing numerous music clinics/educational performances, and serving on the faculty at East Carolina University. Turner is involved in various musical projects, including a recently released live album of trio and quartet music, and is working on an upcoming studio album. During the summer of 2017 his trio was selected as a finalist at the D.C. Jazz Prix Competition.
Jazz @ the Cam Monthly Concerts are the first Thursday except January, 2019 (second Thursday
Cape Fear Jazz Society
$20| Students:$10 (valid college ID)| CAM/CFJS Members: $12