Charlie Ballentine, named Indianapolis' "Best Jazz Musician" in 2015 and 2016, will perform on the Hamilton County Courthouse lawn, today, as part of the Music and All That Jazz concert series presented by Gaylor Electric and RZ Automation.
Ballentine was named Indianapolis' "Best Jazz Musician" of 2015 and 2016 by NUVO Magazine.
He is a professional guitarist who performs regularly around the Midwest.
Ballentine has been a featured artist at notable events such as Penrod Art Festival and Indianapolis Jazz Festival and is a frequent performer at renowned jazz clubs such as the Jazz Kitchen and the Chatterbox.
He also holds a degree in jazz studies from Indiana University where he studied under Corey Christiansen, David Baker and many others.
His music stems from the traditions of folk, jazz and blues music with influences from Bill Frisell, John Scofield, Wes Montgomery and Jimi Hendrix.
Noblesville Main Street invites our community to the beautiful historic courthouse square for fun evenings this summer. All performances are 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and are weather-dependent.