Jazz in the Park 2016 Schedule

Upcoming Jazz in the Park concerts:
June 19  Jazz in the Park - Ensley Park
June 26  Jazz in the Park - East Lake Park
July 3     Jazz in the Park Gadsden - Mort Glosser Amphitheater
July 4     Jazz in the Park Irondale - Beacon Park
July 10   Jazz in the Park - Helena Amphitheater

See complete schedule below: 




Magic City Smooth Jazz is an IRS registered 501 (c)(3) tax-exempt organization dedicated to enhancing cultural activities through various styles of jazz in the State of Alabama.  Since its inception in 2008, Magic City Smooth Jazz has hosted over 75 FREE concerts to the public while presenting over 275 emerging and established artists while impacting the lives of over 20,000 adults and children.  

Artists presented from the state of Alabama have included:

Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame Student All-Stars 
|  Birmingham Heritage Band
BlendJazz Vann Burchfield | Jose Carr | Clutch |  Joshua David |  Rubber Band Effect 
First Class Jazz Foxxy Fatts and Company  |  Jazmin Ghent | Goodfellas Roland Gresham
Homewood 8th Grade Jazz Ensemble | On Purpose f. Dwight Houston | David Jones |  
KB's Technique 
Kimoni Duo  |  Laser's Edge | Left Field | David Jones Magic City Jazz Orchestra
Justin McKinnon 
B Natural f. Terrell Maye | N'Fusion f. James Crumb, Jr. Neo Jazz Collective Overfloe Rickey Powell | Pedro Moore RAW Jazz Trio Rhythms Band Shaun Pezant Trio Shirley Reeves | J Robinson Trio Kim Scott Scrollworks Roman Street Soul Collaboration 
Fred Spraggins 
P J Spraggins  |  Southpaw Saxes |  T. A. D. of Jazz |  Take 7 |  Tekneek
Loyd Watson, Jr. 
Keith Williams Kenneth Williams Tena Wilson Experience | Netra Young
Artists presented from outside the state of Alabama have included:

Marcus Anderson Marc Antoine |  Mariea Antoinette Paula Atherton Bob Baldwin Aaron Bing
Cindy Bradley |  Willie Bradley |  Norman Brown  |  Down to the Bone Isaac Byrd, Jr.
Eric Darius |  Steve Cole Buff Dillard Four80 East |  Chelsey Green and The Green Project
Euge Groove 
| Warren Hill Sonja Hopkins |  Vincent Ingala & Jonathan Fritzen
JazZ in P!nk Janita Jarez  | Darryl Evan Jones Greg Karukas  Justin Klunk
Dee Lucas Eric Marienthal | Keiko Matsui  |  Marion Meadows  |  Nils Nelson Rangell
Althea Rene Lin Rountree | Oli Silk  |  Brian Simpson Esperanza Spalding Chris Standring
Paul Taylor  |  Tizer Julian Vaughn Josh Vietti David Wells |  Ryan Whitehead

Our mission is to expose and engage audiences in culturally underserved communities in the state of Alabama to various styles of jazz at no cost to the public. 

Organization goals are to enhance cultural arts in communities, support area jazz musicians, and educate youth and adults through music workshops.

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