collage of four photos of blues singers

Date & Time: Sat, Jul 06, 2024 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


3520 S. Cottage Grove Ave.
Chicago, IL 60653

Fee: $0.00

Age Range: All Ages

Categories: Music Night Out in the Parks


From the Mississippi Delta to neighborhoods on the south and west sides of the city, Chicago Bound: The Great Migration of the Blues showcases the works of blues musicians who traveled North. It chronicles history through word and song.Chicago Bound features the music of Muddy Waters, Memphis Minnie, Willie Dixon, Otis Rush, Koko Taylor, Lillian Green, and others. They were major contributors who laid the foundation of the Chicago blues sound. Their legacies live in what we hear today.Chicago Bound is written and narrated by Cheryl Corley and features a stellar band lead by singer/songwriter Lucy Smith.
Add to Calendar 2024-07-06 18:00:00 2024-07-06 20:00:00 Chicago Bound: Great Migration of Blues at Ellis Ellis (Samuel) Park Chicago Park District America/Chicago public