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Jazz City: Latin Jazz Festival at Humboldt Music

Saturday, July 15, 2017 from 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Humboldt Park
1400 N. Sacramento Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60622

(312) 742-7549


Fee: Free

Age Range: Any

11th Annual Latin Jazz Festival

Dizzy Gillespie's 1947 trip to Cuba is widely considered to have sparked the fusion of music now called Latin Jazz. The festival will celebrate Dizzy's 100th with top Latin Jazz artists from Chicago and some very special guests.

On Saturday afternoon, family-friendly and interactive acts take the stage and the festival comes alive with craft and activity tables for kids of all ages.

1:30 pm - Kreyol Roots
2:30 pm - Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra Steel Drum Ensemble
3:30 pm - Segundo Ruiz Belvis After School Jazz Band

5:30 pm - Claudia Perez-Brown Ensemble (Canada)
6:30 pm - Ruben Alvarez's Raices Profudas Ensemble (Mexico)
7:30 pm - The Carlos Adames Group (Panama)

JazzCity is a free concert series initiated in 1997 by the Jazz Institute in collaboration with the Chicago Park District, now in its 20th season of bringing people together from across the city to listen to Chicago's top jazz musicians. For more information visit www.jazzinchicago.org or call 312.427.1676.

 


#NightOutWithLuna Instagram Contest
 

Take a selfie with Luna at one of the following events this weekend for your chance to win a Chicago Park District Summer Fun Pack:

To enter, follow @ChicagoParks on Instagram, find Luna at one of the events listed below, and post a selfie with Luna to your Instagram account with the hashtag #NightOutWithLuna.
Three winners will be selected at random. The winner will be contacted via direct message on Instagram on Mon., Aug. 14. Can't make the events this weekend? We have a few more chances for you to win! Stay tuned!

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11th Annual Latin Jazz Festival

Dizzy Gillespie's 1947 trip to Cuba is widely considered to have sparked the fusion of music now called Latin Jazz. The festival will celebrate Dizzy's 100th with top Latin Jazz artists from Chicago and some very special guests.

On Saturday afternoon, family-friendly and interactive acts take the stage and the festival comes alive with craft and activity tables for kids of all ages.

1:30 pm - Kreyol Roots
2:30 pm - Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra Steel Drum Ensemble
3:30 pm - Segundo Ruiz Belvis After School Jazz Band

5:30 pm - Claudia Perez-Brown Ensemble (Canada)
6:30 pm - Ruben Alvarez's Raices Profudas Ensemble (Mexico)
7:30 pm - The Carlos Adames Group (Panama)

JazzCity is a free concert series initiated in 1997 by the Jazz Institute in collaboration with the Chicago Park District, now in its 20th season of bringing people together from across the city to listen to Chicago's top jazz musicians. For more information visit www.jazzinchicago.org or call 312.427.1676.
. http://www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/events/Jazz-City-Latin-Jazz-Festival-at-Humboldt1/
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