Upcoming Jazz in the Park concerts:
May 28 Jazz in the Park Walker County - Bankhead House & Heritage Center
May 29 Jazz in the Park Birmingham - Huffman High School (rear practice field)
June 5 Jazz in the Park Birmingham - Avondale Park
June 12 Jazz in the Park - Arlington Antebellum Home & Gardens
June 19 Jazz in the Park - Ensley Park
June 26 Jazz in the Park - East Lake Park
See complete schedule below:
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
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 | 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 | 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
Paul Taylor | Tizer | Julian Vaughn | 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.