An alto saxophonist born in Joplin and raised in Detroit, Charles McPherson’s natural talent and profound work has taken him to concert venues, festivals, orchestras and jazz halls across the globe. Don’t miss this Joplin native as he once again returns to his hometown for an unforgettable performance! This performance is part of Connect2Culture’s Cornell Series 2023–2024. Doors open at 6:30pm. Tickets may be purchased at connect2culture.org, (417) 501-5550, or at the C2C box office inside the Cornell Complex (Tue–Sat, 1–5pm). Tickets: $30–$35.