Sat, Jul 22|
Inspired Minds Art Center
Soulful Jazz Night with Shaakir
A classy evening of soulful jazz, fine style, and smooth drinks.
Time & Location
Jul 22, 2023, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Inspired Minds Art Center, 121 Main St, Buda, TX 78610, USA
About the Event
Join nationally recognized saxophonist, Shaakir, in The Chambers Theatre for a classy evening of soulful jazz, fine style, and smooth drinks. With comparisons to Artists such as Grover Washington, Jr. & Boney James, Shaakir has a Smooth, Soulful sound that will relax your mind and take you to a place of Tranquility - Musically Speaking.
Complimentary whiskey cocktails sponsored by Still Austin Distillery
Born in New York, Shaakir learned how to play the Saxophone in the New York Public School System. A former student of Berklee College of Music and an Alumnus of Prairie View A&M University of Texas, Shaakir quit playing the Saxophone for 15 years while pursuing other careers.
His first album, “a dif'rent kinda SAX,” (1999) landed him national recognition and a lengthy tour with the Armed Forces in the U.S. and abroad to include
Germany and Italy. However, in 2007 his wife/business partner (Rhonda) was diagnosed with Breast Cancer and lost the battle in 2009.
Moving to the present…Shaakir currently has a total of 13 Albums to include:
A dif'rent kinda SAX
Smooth Sensual Sax
Grown Folks Music
It's a New Beginning
And several more...
Presale General Admission
This ticket includes complimentary beverages, presale ends 7/22 @ 5:45pm. Tickets available at the door while supplies last.$25.00Tax: +$2.06 taxSale ended