Rob Parton is well known as a trumpet artist, performer, and bandleader; he is also active within the academic side of higher education at Capital University in Columbus Ohio. Parton was appointed Associate Professor of Trumpet at Capital University since Fall 2010. Before this position, Parton was a tenured Associate Professor of Jazz Studies and Trumpet in Chicago. Parton is the Artistic Director of the Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra. He has held this position since the fall of 2015.
Join us for a workout at Yankton Trail Park before JazzFest gets started on Saturday, July 20th! This year Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield will be sponsoring YOGA + ZUMBA + CYCLING! Register today and you could be the lucky winner of an Apple Watch!
The JazzFest 2019 mobile app is sponsored by Howalt+McDowell, a Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC! The app will be available to download prior to JazzFest!