Jonathan Baptiste & The Urban Intellectuals
Jonathan Baptiste is a senior at the University of North Florida by day, but outside of the classroom he is so much more. A teacher, creator, a man influence. He is all that we envision the walking art of Jazz to be. With multiple awards and recognition, this Orlando native has impacted the music world in more ways than we can count. Jonathan Baptiste gave Emerging Black the exclusive on his connection with music and community. Here is what the young, gifted musician had to say.
L I V E M U S I C A T T H E J A X J A Z Z F E S T
You can see Jonathan Baptiste & The Urban Intellectuals LIVE at the Jacksonville Jazz Festival this Saturday on May 26, 2018 at 3pm on the Breezy Stage on Main Street. The Jazz Fest will be going all weekend long in your downtown area. Bring your lawn chair, a nice cold beverage, and your favorite snacks and indulge in music galore! Until then, check out this awesome video, which is just a little taste of the weekend to come!