The Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center will present the best local and regional saxophonists at the 30th Annual Holiday Saxophones featuring the Regency Jazz Band on Sunday, December 16, 2012 at the UTSA Downtown Campus Buena Vista Theater, 500 Buena Vista Street, from 2 to 4 p.m. and at the Guadalupe Theater,
1301 Guadalupe Street, from 7 to 11 p.m.
This unique, once a year musical event has become a holiday tradition for audience members as well as for the musicians. Holiday Saxophones is a sell-out event and is touted a favorite of San Antonio’s music aficionados. Legendary musicians who have played for the past 30 years include George Prado, Spot Barnette, Richard Garcia, Frank Rodarte, Jan Halsema and multi-Grammy nominee Joe Posada on saxophone as well as drummer Kevin Hess, Al Gomez on trumpet and bass player George Prado. Other artists to be featured include Rene Sandoval, Larry Slezak, John Sheridan, Chuck Glave, John Magaldi, Richard Oppenheim, Aaron Prado and Henry Brun. Admission to Holiday Saxophones is $20 general seating and $35 for premium seating. Ticket prices are $25 and $40 after December 10. Tickets can be purchased at the GCAC office (across from the GuadalupeTheater) Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. or online at www.guadalupeculturalarts.org.