Honoring the memory of John Stites and his passion for jazz music

Honoring the memory of John Stites and his passion for jazz music

Herbie Hancock

Herbie Hancock concert postponed to September 23

Posted April 22, 2022

Due to a positive Covid case in Herbie Hancock’s touring party, the April 24, 2022 Herbie Hancock performance at Miller Auditorium is postponed to September 23, 2022.
Herbie wishes you a wonderful and safe 2022 Gilmore Piano Festival and looks forward to seeing you this fall.

Additional information about the rescheduled concert will be shared as soon as it becomes available, or you may check for updates at thegilmore.org. The JSJA is grateful for your support, and we hope you will be able to attend the September 23rd concert!

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Recording with John was always a treat ... his gentle demeanor was deeply appreciated.

Mark Sahlgren

The John Stites Jazz Awards (JSJA) are funded by the John Stites Jazz Artist Organization, honoring the memory of John Stites and his passion for jazz music.

The organization funds:

  • Advanced studies for emerging and established professional jazz musicians
  • Concerts, competitions and projects that expand jazz audiences and the appreciation of jazz in or near communities in the Midwest