Little Rock to host week-long jazz event "A Work of Art"
A star-studded lineup will headline the 4th annual "A Work of Art" scholarship event in Little Rock.All week jazz fans can enjoy a week of entertainment from nationally renowned headliners and local artists, and music from students of the Art Porter Music Education (APME) Minors In Music program.
"A Work of Art" is hosted by APME, provides a week of entertainment for jazz enthusiasts and raises money for the non-profit's scholarship program.
This year's scholarship recipient is Edward Barnes, a violinist and graduating senior from Mayflower High School.
"We really want to promote the legacy of Art Porter, Sr. and Art Porter, Jr. and the best way for us to do that is to try and give back to the community, through these programs," said Sterling Ingram, president of the Art Porter Music Education Board of Directors.For a list of the week long events and ticket prices you can visit the Art Porter Music Education website here.