JazzCity: Women of Chicago Jazz

March 10, 2017 - 12:00 am - 7:00 pm

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N. Central Park Ave.


The Jazz Institute of Chicago’s Women’s Jazz Leadership Initiative salutes Ella Fitzgerald on her 100th  with performances by SHE, led by Bobbi Wilsyn, vocals, and featuring Juli Wood, saxophone; Audrey Morrison, trombone; Kelly Brand, piano; Marlene Rosenberg, bass and Sarah Allen, drums, and the Chicago-Detroit Collective with Tomeka Reid, cello; Marion Hayden, bass; Gayelynn McKinney, drums and Dee Alexander, vocals.


About JazzCity:

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.

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