The magic of Mardi Gras comes to Jackson this Tuesday night. Join ExtravaJAZZa at Duling Hall (formerly The Auditorium) at 8pm as Jackson’s own sax man, Michael Burton, with special guests Derrick White on trombone and Melvin Jones on trumpet are complemented by host of Jackson’s finest musicians. Come enjoy New Orleans style music and pageantry with zydeco tunes and o’so’sweet jazz.

Tickets are $25 general admission and can be purchased online at, Be-Bop Records, or Duling Hall the evening of the concert. For more information, call (901) 233-6784 or email

A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Mississippi Jazz Foundation. ExtravaJAZZa is proud to support the efforts of the Mississippi Jazz Foundation and will continue to promote events that feature the best live jazz in Jackson and the metropolitan area.