Central PA Friends of Jazz partner with Gretna Music for “Gretna Grooves”

Gretna Music and Central PA Friends of Jazz partnered to present the Gretna Grooves jazz concert series this summer. Together, the groups present Brandee Younger Trio at 7:30 p.m. on July 27 and the Charles McPherson Quintet at 7:30 p.m. on August 9. Both concerts will be held at the Mt. Gretna Playhouse, 200 Pennsylvania Avenue, Mt. Gretna, Pa.

On July 27, doors open at 6:30 p.m. with a First Listen performance featuring Nicole Yang on piano at 6:45 p.m. Gretna Music’s First Listen programs present local talented youth in free mini-concerts before our mainstage concerts.

On Aug. 9, doors open at 6:30 p.m. and First Listen performance featuring local jazz group Luca Savarino Quartet at 6:45 p.m.

For a limited time, purchase the Gretna Grooves Package, which includes reduced-priced tickets to both concerts, plus a FREE ticket to see Turtle Island Quartet on July 21. Premium and standard ticket options are available.

For tickets and more info: 717-361-1508 or gretnamusic.org.

Ticket prices range from $5 to $35. Special pricing for performances includes $5 tickets for ages 18 and under, $5 tickets for adults who bring a young person, $10 tickets for students, half-price tickets for ages 30 and under, 10% off for active and retired military, and Pay What You Will options.