Dave Koz Summer Horns Tour
Fri, Jun 22 at 8:00 PM @ Ruth Eckerd Hall
Back by popular demand, Dave Koz and Friends kick off theSummer Horns Tour at Ruth Eckerd Hall! Following the highly successful Summer Horns Tours of 2013 and 2014, this year’s tour will have the same high-level energy delivering hits, including songs from the upcoming new album, Dave Koz and Friends Summer Horns II, a copy of which is included with every ticket purchased. Dave Koz has assembled a powerhouse line up for this Summer Horns Tour, with special guests Gerald Albright, known for his acclaimed solo recordings and performances with Anita Baker, Whitney Houston, and The Temptations; Rick Braun, chart-topping trumpeter, who has collaborated across genre's with Rod Stewart, Sade, and REO Speedwagon; Richard Elliot, a former member of Tower of Power who has since forged a successful solo career. Koz is excited to introduce Aubrey Logan known for jammin’ on her trombone and sailing through a song with her nothing-held-back, multi-octave vocal instrument. And finally, guitarist Adam Hawley, named both Smooth Jazz News’ and JazzTrax’ Debut Artist of the Year. The first Summer Horns release debuted at No.1 on Billboard’s Current Contemporary Jazz Albums chart. Playing new songs from the forthcoming Summer Horns release, as well as songs from their individual catalogues, this live show is sure to be one of the hottest shows this Summer not to be missed!
Tickets are *$150, $100, $87, $52, and $37.
*$150 Pre-show Party Package includes a premium seat, access to party lounge including high-end appetizers, dessert, beer, wine, soda & coffee, beginning 2 hours prior to show time. Artist does not appear at party.
Special offer! Every ticket for this show includes a digital download of Dave Koz’s forthcoming album, Dave Koz and Friends Summer Horns II. You will receive an email with more information on this offer approximately 7 days after your ticket purchase.
Enjoy an exclusive pre-show party in our Dimmitt Lounge including high-end appetizers, dessert & coffee, plus one beer, wine or soda prior to the performance for only $25 per person (includes tax). Doors open two hours prior to the performance. Due to limited capacity, we suggest advance purchase.
Pre-Show Party Menu:
Fried Cheese Ravioli with Princess Sauce
Grilled Flatbread with Arugula and Roasted Vegetables
Chicken Saltimbocca Skewer with Lemon Cream
Sliced Roasted Pork Shoulder with Marsala Sauce
Desserts – Chef’s Choice
Tiramisu Shooters with Cinnamon Whipped Cream and Caramel
Does not include admission to the show | Show ticket is required for entry | Artist does not appear at dinner | Group discounts available for parties of 15 or more by calling (727) 712-2717. Menu items subject to substitutions without notice.
Parking & Directions
Ruth Eckerd Hall
1111 McMullen Booth Rd
Clearwater, FL 33759
Ruth Eckerd Hall is located one mile north of the Bayside Bridge (SR 611) and the Courtney Campbell Causeway (SR 60).
On-site parking is available free of charge. Valet services are also available for most performances.
From St. Petersburg – Head north on I-275 towards Roosevelt Blvd (SR 686); head west and follow signs to St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport. Cross the Bayside Bridge. SR 686 becomes McMullen Booth Rd. Turn right onto Ruth Eckerd Hall Dr.
From Tampa – Head west on the Courtney Campbell Causeway (SR 60) towards Clearwater Beach. Turn right (heading north) onto McMullen Booth Rd. Turn right onto Ruth Eckerd Hall Dr.
From Tarpon Springs/Palm Harbor – Head south on East Lake Rd (SR 611). East Lake Rd becomes McMullen Booth Rd. Turn left onto Ruth Eckerd Hall Dr.
Ruth Eckerd Hall is committed to providing an accessible building and pleasurable performance experience to every member of our audience and staff.
Special accommodations (ie. aisle seats, ramp access, space for a service dog, etc.) should be requested at time of purchase. Wheelchair locations with companion seats are available for all performances. Limited availability. Please order early.
Accessible Parking & Entry
On the Ruth Eckerd Hall campus, disabled parking places are located around the facility on a first come - first served basis. They are clearly marked; for additional assistance, please ask a parking lot attendant for direction. There are designated drop-off points at each entrance for easy access to the lobbies.
At the Capitol Theatre, the City of Clearwater provides public parking on the street and in local lots in the area. Patrons are welcome to use valet service when available at 50% off by presenting their disabled parking permit.
Elevators are available at the ground level accessing the Ruth Eckerd Hall upper lobbies, the Margarete Heye Great Room, the Dimmitt Atrium Lounge, the Hoffman Dress Circle Room and the Marcia P. Hoffman School of the Arts. The Capitol Theatre elevator is located on the west side of the building.
Sign Language Interpretation
If you require a sign language interpreter, please submit a written request to the Patron Services Manager at least four (4) weeks prior to the event date. Mail requests to: Patron Services Manager, Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, FL 33759. For more information, call Patron Services at 727.712.2707.
Hearing Assistance System
Patrons with a hearing disability may enjoy use of our state-of-the-art infrared Assistive Listening Device system free of charge. Listeners use a compact, portable receiver and earphones to hear clearly and easily from anywhere in the seating area. Please note, you will need to leave a driver's license or a credit card until the listening device is returned. Please speak to an usher at the Information Station to request an Assistive Listening Device.
Accessible restrooms are located near all event spaces, classrooms and administrative offices.
For more information or to schedule a tour of the facility, please call Patron Services at 727.791.7060 ext 4104.