Those looking for a great jazz show in Asheville should be sure to check out this week's concert hosted by the WNC Jazz Society. This Saturday, July 23 from 8:00 - 10:30 PM, the Kate Davis Trio will be performing at the Diana Wortham Theatre in downtown Asheville.
Acclaimed 20 year-old vocalist/bassist Kate Davis has earned national recognition for her bass and vocal artistry. She was named a National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts "youngARTS" Silver winner, is a four time Downbeat Magazine Student Award winner, a two time participant in the Brubeck Summer Jazz Colony, and was bassist in the Grammy Jazz Ensemble. She was selected as a Presidential Scholar of the Arts, which included a White House visit and a performance at Kennedy Center. She studies at the Manhattan School of Music in New York City.