Photos: Best of the 2019 Tampa Area Jazz Concerts

Legendary pianist Dick Hyman performing at the Main Stage Theater at HCC Ybor, sponsored by the Tampa Jazz Club. Steve Splane/WUSF.

2019 was a great year for jazz concerts in the Tampa Bay area. From bassist John Lamb’s 85th Birthday Celebration at the Palladium to the James Suggs CD release concert to the great performances at the Suncoast and Sarasota Jazz Festival’s to pianist Dick Hyman’s mesmerizing concert at HCC Ybor, it was a good year to be a jazz fan. Photos by Steve Splane/WUSF. Click Here to see more photos.