LuluFest 2018

By Ritenuto Foundation Inc. (other events)

Saturday, April 14 2018 12:00 PM 10:00 PM

LuluFest Press Release

Ritenuto Foundation, Inc., in collaboration with the St. Edward’s University MusicDepartment, is proud to announce its second annual Austin women-led band Festival: LuluFest, to be held on April 14th, 2018, in the lovely Jones Auditorium, situated in the Ragsdale Center, on the St. Ed’s campus.

The focus of this one-day event (concerts and workshops) will be women bandleaders — both seasoned and up-and-coming, who are making their music the focus of their lives. The evening concert line-up is outstanding:

LuluFest Austin

When: April 14th, 2018
Where: Jones Auditorium, Ragsdale Center St. Edward’s University
3001 South Congress
Austin, Texas 78704

Workshops: Carriage House - Music Annex 12 PM-3PM

--- The workshops will focus on basic jazz improv skills, not only for students already into jazz, but also those who are classically trained and think they might enjoy improvisation.

Concerts: Jones Auditorium - Ragsdale Center 5 PM - Leeann Atherton Band
6 PM - Suzi Stern Band

7 PM - Sara Caswell Band 8 PM - Emily Gimble Band 9 Pm - Estrella Salsa Band

Featured Personnel:

Allison Miller - drums
Emily Gimble, Peggy Stern - piano Sara Caswell - violin
Suzi Stern, Leeann Atherton - vocals Joey Colarusso - sax
Paul Ungar - bass
Daniel Durham - bass
George Oldziey - piano
-- others TBA

More information about the artists, the concept of the Festival, tickets, and directions, can be found on the website: