(Dec. 8, 2010)--UTSA and the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center will host the 28th annual "Holiday Saxophones" concert at 2 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 19 at the Downtown Campus Buena Vista Theater. The jazz event will feature the best local and regional saxophone players. Admission is $20.
An additional performance is 7 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 19 at the Guadalupe Theater, 1301 Guadalupe St., San Antonio, Texas, 78207. Admission is $20; premium seating with dinner is $45.
Performers will include the Regency Jazz Band featuring George Prado, Joe Posada, Rene Sandoval and many special guests.
"We are pleased to work with the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center on this event," said Gina Mendez, UTSA director of community relations, Downtown Campus. "Many who attended last year's concert said it was a great experience and were looking forward to attending again this year. Some brought their children who were able to meet the musicians after the show. We encourage everyone to buy tickets now."
Free parking for the UTSA performance will be available in the Cattlemen's Square lot across from the Buena Vista Street Building.
For tickets and more information, call 210-458-2712.
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