Jazz Community Big Band with Ava Logan

Sun, Jun 18 2017, 7:00pm - $10, $5 (17 & under)

Join us for this Special Father's Day Event with Ava Logan! Doors open at 5 pm.

"Ava Logan offers a fresh breath of old-school glamour, bringing sass and swing to the classic jazz singer’s repertoire while retaining the swanky class that this material deserves. Throw in her superb intonation, and her willingness to always serve the song, and you get a most impressive [performance]."   —  Neil Tesser, ChicagoMusic.org

DiNico's Pizza and Capri are offering a 15% discount, so you can enjoy dinner while listening to the performance. DiNico's is just a few doors west of FitzGerald's at 6627 W. Roosevelt Rd. and Capri is right next door.

Jazz Community is an 18-piece bit band playing the music of Count Basie, Stan Kenton, Thad Jones, Duke Ellington and many others. The band was established in 1976 by its late founder and director, trumpet player and music educator, Bill May.  The was originally called the Norridge-Harwood Heights Community Jazz Band, do the locale of its origin; Bill and most of the original band members were students or alumni of Ridgewood High School, in Norridge, IL.  By the late 1970's, the band changed its name to Jazz Community. The band is now led by Bill's sister Marianne May.

Sponsored by WDCB-FM (90.9).