LaFollette Park, 1333 N. Laramie Ave.
Led by pianist and arranger Miguel De la Cerna, the band that launched the JazzCity series will honor Thelonious Monk with a harmonious explosion of brass. Featuring Corey Wilkes, Tito Carrillo, and Shaun Johnson , trumpet; Tracy Kirk, Norman Palm and Adam Thornberg, trombone; Jeremiah Hunt, bass and Isaiah Spencer, drums.
JazzCity is a free concert series initiated in 1997 by the Jazz Institute of Chicago in collaboration with the Chicago Park District, now celebrating its 20th season of bringing people together from across the city to listen to Chicago’s top jazz musicians. JazzCity is sponsored by WDCB 90.9 FM and WHPK 88.5 FM Radio and supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.