Get Your Jazz Fix this Weekend at the Classic Wineseller: Jazz Pianist and WCU Professor Pavel Wlosok Performs Friday, on Saturday Night it's Gypsy Jazz

Arts & Entertainment
The Classic Wineseller
20 Church Street, Waynesville, NC
Kay S. Miller
Mar 14, 2014
7:00 PM
Courtesy of: Pavel Wlosok

Waynesville, NC - Enjoy a great evening of jazz standards and original music by pianist Pavel Wlosok at 7 p.m. Friday, March 14 at the Classic Wineseller.

Wlosok is an accomplished jazz pianist, composer, arranger, and educator born in the Czech Republic. For the past 18 years he has claimed residency in the U.S. and is a full-time tenured jazz faculty professor at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee.

A musician for over 30 years, Wlosok performs at jazz festivals, jazz clubs, and various jazz venues both in the U.S. and in Europe. He is highly sought after as a guest teacher at music clinics, master classes, and teaches at summer jazz camps in Europe. For more information, visit

At 7 p.m. Saturday, March 15, get in touch with your inner Romani with gypsy jazz music by Don Mercz, guitar; Michael Pilgrim, mandolin; and, Drew Kirkpatrick, guitar. Mercz and Pilgrim have been playing music together for over 30 years. Newcomer Kirkpatrick shares their affinity for the passionate and exhilaratingly up-tempo gypsy jazz and swing music.

The Wineseller’s restaurant opens at 5:30pm on Fridays and Saturdays serving freshly prepared small plate fare. There is a $10 per person minimum on live music nights and includes food, drink, and retail purchases. Reservations are accepted between 6pm and 7pm by calling 828-452-6000. For more information visit or email inquiries to

The Classic Wineseller is Waynesville’s premier retail wine and craft beer shop, small plate restaurant, and intimate live music venue presenting local, regional, or national talent each Friday and Saturday night at 7pm in the underground environs at 20 Church Street, Waynesville.