Wichita Jazz Festival: Melissa Aldana with WSU Jazz Arts I and Mid-Kansas Jazz Band

Friday, April 19


Cost: $50 or $25 with student ID


Miller Concert Hall, Duerksen Fine Arts Center

1845 Fairmount
Wichita, KS 67260

Event Contact

Wichita State Fine Arts
Email: fasttickets@wichita.edu
Phone: 316-978-3233

Melissa Aldana

Melissa Aldana is a GRAMMY-nominated saxophonist and composer tenor player from Santiago, Chile. She is based in Brooklyn, NY, and has garnered international recognition for her visionary works as a band leader, as well as her deeply meditative interpretation of language and vocabulary. Melissa is also an in-demand clinician and educator and has recently been appointed to the faculty of the New England Conservatory’s Jazz Studies Department.
Melissa will be joining the Wichita State University Jazz Arts 1 and the Mid-Kansas Jazz Band. Wichita Jazz Festival is proud of our partnership with Wichita State University’s Jazz Arts allowing jazz students to connect with some of the finest talents in the jazz world.

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