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The Eighth annual Evanston Jazz Festival welcomes Italian bassist Maurizio Rolli, who joins Jeff Lindberg’s Chicago Jazz Orchestra to top off this year’s festival with a tribute to the late, legendary bass player Jaco Pastorius.

 On Feb. 5, the evening performance begins at 7:30 p.m. with a set from Evanston Township High Schools’ Jazz Ensemble. The performance will be held in the ETHS Auditorium, 1600 Dodge Ave.  Tickets are $20 for adults; $15 for children, students with I.D. and seniors. All proceeds from ticket sales go towards enhancing the jazz program at ETHS.