Ptah Williams is arguably St. Louis’ finest jazz pianist. Having traveled the world performing as a solo artist and as part of renowned groups, Williams has made a name for himself as a thrilling contemporary jazz musician. His love of jazz and the piano shines through when he performs, captivating audiences and taking them along for the ride, with the Riverfront Times declaring, “Following the twists and turns of his solo runs can be as exciting as a rollercoaster.”
Williams has shared the stage with jazz greats including Freddie Hubbard, George Benson, James Moody and many others, and has performed at renowned festivals including the North Sea Jazz Festival, the Chesterfield Wine and Jazz Festival and The Hermann Jazz Festival.
Community Summer Band - 6pm
Community Summer Band, based in Jacksonville, has been performing at community events for more than thirty years. The band performs marches, classics, television and movie themes, pop music and more at fundraisers, fairs and community functions.