Attend the 52nd Annual West Texas Jazz Party Collaboration in Midland May 18-20!

Last minute questions or tickets? Call 432-713-7252 for details and tickets.


To get you in the mood for this year’s party, below is a recording of “Tea for Two” as played by Engelbert Wrobel with Randy Sandke and Eddie Metz, Jr. from 2017. All three will appear again this year. Also heard on this recording are Lynn Seaton, Brian Piper and Russ Phillips. Click to the left end of the slider to hear the music.

Musicians scheduled to perform include:

  • Randy Sandke, trumpet
  • Warren Vache, cornet
  • Dan Barrett, trombone
  • John Allred, trombone
  • Johnny Varro, piano
  • Ted Rosenthal, piano
  • Chuck Redd, drums and vibes
  • Eddie Metz, Jr., drums
  • Nicki Parrott, bass and vocals
  • Frank Tate, bass
  • Allan Vache, clarinet
  • Engelbert Wrobel, clarinet
  • Eddie Erickson, guitar and vocals
  • Rebecca Kilgore, guitar and vocals

Sponsored by The Arts Council of Midland

SpecialThanks to:

  • The Midland Reporter Telegram
  • The Odessa American
  • The Odessan Magazine
  • The DoubleTree by Hilton of Midland
  • The Hardworking Board Members of the West Texas Jazz Society

Jazz Party Patron Passes ($225 each), includes tickets for ALL THREE performances and Reserved Seating, plus access to the after-hours hospitality room.

Performances are:

Friday Evening, 7:00 – 11:00 pm
Saturday Brunch, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm (brunch); Music 1:30 – 4:30 pm
Saturday Evening, 7:00 – 11:00 pm
Sunday, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

* Please RSVP if attending brunch

General Admission, individual performances: $50 each (Saturday & Sunday afternoon music only – $35)

Reservations for the Party and Brunch:
(432) 713-7252
or mail checks to:
West Texas Jazz Society
P.O. Box 10832
Midland, Texas 79702
Reservations for Midland Doubletree by Hilton
(432) 683-6131
Jazz Party Rates $94 per night (before May 1)
WestTexasJazz@outlook.com