Win FREE Tickets to Melissa Aldana in Concert on Saturday

October 18th, 2017, 10:00 am by Greg

Sublime saxwoman Melissa Aldana blows into the Sanctuary for Independent Media in Troy on Saturday night, kicking off the center’s fall 2017 season of concerts.

Originally from Chile, Aldana broke into the New York jazz scene in 2009, quickly asserting herself as one of the most esteemed tenor saxophonists of her generation. In 2013, Aldana was recognized as the first female instrumentalist and the first South American ever to win the prestigious Thelonious Monk Competition. Since then, she has continued to raise the bar and innovate new sounds from traditional jazz forms.

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Aldana is bringing her band – pianist Michael King, bassist Pablo Menares and drummer Tommy Crane – to the Sanctuary for Independent Media at 7pm on Saturday (October 21) are currently on sale priced at $20.

BUT WAIT… Have we got a deal for you! We’re giving away a pair of FREE TICKETS for the concert to a lucky Nippertown reader! To enter the contest, just post a comment below. Please leave your email address, too. We won’t publish it, but we’ll use it to contact you if you win. The deadline to enter is 12:30pm on Friday (October 20), and the winner will be selected at random and notified on Friday afternoon. Enter today! And good luck! Congratulations to the winner, who has been notified by email.

6 thoughts on “Win FREE Tickets to Melissa Aldana in Concert on Saturday”

  1. mike says:

    I really love Jazz and need a night out.

  2. Hugh says:

    Pick me!

  3. Timothy Reidy says:

    it should be a chile sat night in troy

  4. Steve Nover says:

    All That Jazz

  5. Todd Nelson says:

    Chile tonight but hot tamale.

  6. acrellim says:

    this should be a fantastic show!!!

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