Written by PA Intern Zeb Jewell-Alibhai. 

On December 31, 2021, Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble (TYJE) will perform at Raleigh First Night, a New Year’s Eve celebration. The outdoor performance will take place at 2 pm at Bicentennial Plaza in Downtown Raleigh (1 E Edenton St, Raleigh, NC 27601).

This performance will mark the start of a new year with two fantastic sets of jazz. In addition to TYJE, the Gregg Gelb Jazz Group (led by TYJE director Gregg Gelb) will play at 4:30 pm at City Plaza (443 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, NC 27601).

TYJE will play a wide variety of music, from Dizzy Gillespie’s energetic bebop to Duke Ellington’s melodious ballads.

Tickets are $12 per person and can be purchased here

For additional information on the event, you can visit firstnightraleigh.com