Julius Watkins was the first prominent jazz French horn artists in American musical history. A native of Detroit, Michigan, Julius lived an adventurous life as a jazz soloist, sideman, composer, and teacher. He performed on over 100 recordings and performed throughout Europe and the northeastern United States. The festival at VCU will pay tribute to Julius and promote awareness for the Jazz French horn genre through master classes, clinics, and performances. Registration will begin at 8:00 a.m.

Students:$20
Adults:$25
Students + Solo competition participation: $25.

Sponsor(s)
Arts:Music
Audience
All ( Open to the public )
Contact Information
VCU Music Box Office
828-6776
musictix@vcu.edu
Special Needs
Curt Blankenship
828-4019
ccblanke@vcu.edu
Website
Event Registration and Tickets
Watkins Festival Website