Kenny G jazzes up Montclair for the holidays!
The legendary Kenneth Gorelick, Kenny G for short will be performing at The Wellmont Theater on Wed. Dec. 7 at 8 P.M.! The American saxophonist, who has undoubtedly made an impact with his breakthrough success will be sharing his talents for those in and surrounding the great town of Montclair. After all, Montclair is a great place to live, work, and play.
Although his main instrument is the soprano saxophone, he also plays the alto and tenor saxophone and the flute on occasion. Kenny G is the biggest selling instrumental musician of the modern era and one of the best selling artists of all time! His global sales exceeded 75 million records.
Kenny G started his career alongside Barry White’s Love Unlimited Orchestra in 1973 at the age of 17, all while still in high school. He continued to play professionally while studying for a major in Accounting at University of Washington in Seattle. He actually graduated Magna Cum Laude. From there he has continue to make moves to increase his chances of success and it’s evident now to say all his hard paid off.
“I like Kenny G.! He is truly something unique. There’s just something about his saxophones tunes that makes me instantly smile.” said Luna Manansala, fan of Kenny G.
The Wellmont Theater is located on 5 Seymour St. in Montclair, N.J. and can be best contacted 973-783-9500. Regular box office hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. Tickets for Kenny G can be purchased through LiveNation, only starting at $20! Grab your family and friends for this unbelievable night of music.
Parking is available, courtesy of Montclair Parking. They have parking lots located at:
- 7 North Willow St.
- 19 North Fullerton Ave. at the Chase Bank
- 159 Glenridge Ave. at the YMCA
- 172 Glenridge Ave. (corner of Glenridge Ave and North Willow St.