San Luis Obispo, CALIFORNIA – On Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 7:30 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center, Cal Poly Arts presents jazz favorite CHRIS BOTTI in concert, backed by his stellar band.

Tickets go on sale as of noon, Friday, January 27.

For over two decades, the multi-Grammy Award-winning master trumpeter and composer has amassed a spectacular variety of honors, including multiple Gold and Platinum albums, to become the nation’s largest-selling instrumental jazz artist.

Botti’s mesmerizing performances with a stunning array of legends such as Sting, Barbra Streisand, Tony Bennett, Yo-Yo Ma, Frank Sinatra, Paul Simon and Andrea Bocelli have cemented his place as one of the most brilliant and inspiring forces of the contemporary music scene. Whether he’s performing with illustrious symphonies or at renowned venues around the globe with his band, Botti’s unparalleled crystalline and poetic sound transcends musical boundaries.

Tickets for the performance range from $45 – $85 and may be purchased in advance at the Cal Poly Ticket Office, Monday – Saturday, noon to 6 p.m., located on Grand Avenue on the Cal Poly campus; by phone at 805/756-4849; online at

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