From New Orleans to Memphis: Jazz, Blues and the Making of Modern America
6 Apr — 17 Apr 2020 | Tour Director: Sandy Burnett
• Delve into the rich sounds, sites and flavours of the ‘cradle of jazz’ – New Orleans
• Trace the threads of US history and the evolution of musical genres as we progress along the Mississippi to Memphis
• Enjoy live music, complemented by relaxing daytime excursions in the cities and surrounding countryside
a musician and former BBC Radio 3 broadcaster
Introductory lecture followed by morning orientation walk of New Orleans including Jackson Square, St Louis Cathedral (founded in the 18th century) and Louis Armstrong Park. Free afternoon. Dinner at the Palm Court Jazz Café (live jazz in historical French Quarter surroundings).
6 Apr — 17 Apr 2020
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"Warm personality coupled with vast background knowledge of music make Sandy an excellent Tour Director."
For customers who wish to make their own travel arrangements, ACE are pleased to be able to offer a flight reduction of:
Cost of £4765 includes: return airfare, accommodation based on sharing a twin or double bedded room, breakfast, one lunch, seven dinners with water & coffee, excursions & admissions, gratuities for group services.
Not included: ESTA, travel insurance, double room for single use supplement £780.