Third Thursday Jazz Series
Take a musical journey from the early 20th-century roots of jazz to the diverse sounds of today at the Fort Worth Library’s 3rd Thursday Jazz Series, featuring a dynamic lineup of local and internationally touring artists.
Celebrating our 5th Season!
Curious about this year's performers? You can preview some of their past performances on our YouTube playlist.
Aug. 21: Clyde George Quintet
The Soulful, Blues-infused Jazz of Organist Jimmy Smith
Vocalist Victor Cager and saxophonist Mack Goldsbury join George as he cranks up the Hammond B-3 organ for a blend of 60s soul, blues and jazz.
Sep. 18: Shelley Carrol Quartet
Transcendence: Coltrane’s A Love Supreme
Tenor saxophonist, Shelley Carrol, performs the music of John Coltrane, including his masterwork, “A Love Supreme.”
The series kicks off in May and continues through September. All shows will be held monthly at 6:30 p.m. in the Gallery of the Central Library, 500 W. 3rd Street. Parking is free on the streets and in the 3rd Street garage after 6 p.m.
We would like to thank the Fort Worth Public Library Foundation for its generous support of this series.
Love Jazz? Check out the Fort Worth Jazz Archives.
Interested in previous performances? Check out our highlights videos!