September 13, 2017, 8:00 pm at BLU Jazz+, 47 E Market St, Akron, OH
Up-and-coming jazz guitarist fronts heavy-hitting band of jazz all-stars in BLU debut! Featuring Nicholas Paparone, Fred Davis, Jack Schantz, Rock Wehrmann, Robert Sobnosky, Mark Gonder.
Nick Paparone is a jazz guitarist based in Northeast Ohio. Studying under greats such as Bob Fraser, Jack Schantz, Dan Wilson and James Cirillo; he is appearing more and more often within the Akron-Cleveland jazz scene.
With roots in jazz, Latin, rock and blues, he brings his own style and sound to the bandstand. Appearing in his BLU Jazz+ debut, Nick features his grandfather, Fred Davis, a professional saxophone player in Northeast Ohio for over 60 years, along with some of his oldest friends.
Catch this rising star guitarist in his first appearance as a leader on the BLU Jazz+ bandstand - get your tickets today!