Virtuoso jazz violinist Ben Powell, a 2009 Berklee graduate, leads a group that includes Tim Ray on piano, Bruno Raberg on bass, and Bob Tamagni on drums. The concert is a centerpiece of this year's First Night Boston festival.
Admission is $18 by purchase of a First Night button. Ben Powell performs the first set of the evening at 6:30 p.m., followed by Anat Cohen's two performances 8:00 p.m. (WGBH 89.7 broadcast), and 9:30 p.m.
The Hynes Auditorium Garage will provide a $7 discounted parking rate if the garage's ticket is presented with BPC parking validation stamp after the concert. The Hynes Auditorium Garage is located at 50 Dalton Street, Boston. The discounted rate applies to cars entering the garage after 5:00 p.m.