65th birthday party for a jazz luminary

Improv maestro and bassist/composer William Parker — best known for the David S. Ware Quartet and the Vision Festival — is being toasted by an all-star lineup of Philly jazz artists. Expect lots of sax, trombone, piano, drums and even some jazz violin.

Where: Painted Bride Art Center at 230 Vine St. 19106

When: January 21, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

How much: $20 in advance; $25 at the door