Oñate Jazz Fest Brings Jazz Icons to Las Cruces

The Sixth Annual Oñate High School (OHS) Jazz Festival is set to bring Jeff Coffin, Marko Djordjevic and Eric Miyashiro, three iconic jazz musicians, to play two performances with the OHS Jazz Workshop, April 25-26 at 7 p.m. at the OHS Performing Arts Center, 5700 Mesa Grande Drive. Tickets for either performance are $5 per person and can be purchased at the door, from any OHS jazz band member, by calling (575) 527-9430, or online at, via the Paypal button.

Coffin is a saxophonist for the Grammy-award-winning Dave Matthews Band and formerly a longtime member of Bela Fleck & the Flecktones; Djordjevic is a drummer and band leader for Sveti and the drumset teacher at Berklee School of Music in Boston, MA; and Miyashiro is an internationally-acclaimed trumpet player who has toured with Buddy Rich, Woody Herman, Stevie Wonder, Tower of Power, and performed with many other artists and orchestras around the world.

For more information, contact LCPS Communications Coordinator Paul Dahlgren,, (575) 527-5808.

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