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1 (Saturday) 7:30 pm - 3 (Monday) 7:30 pm
May 1, 2021 Chicago Jamaican Jazz Ensemble - Livestream We are excited to welcome you to EPIPHANY Center for the Arts for
May 1, 2021
Chicago Jamaican Jazz Ensemble - Livestream
We are excited to welcome you to EPIPHANY Center for the Arts for the launch of our Spring music series in The Sanctuary.
About Chicago Jamaican Jazz Ensemble:
The Chicago Jamaican Jazz Ensemble is an 8 piece ensemble that plays music in the tradition and style of early Jamaican Studio One dance bands. Before reggae, there was the celebratory music of independence in Jamaica. Music made for dancing, music that was Jamaican Jazz!
Drawing on musicians from Chicago’s diverse jazz scene the music honors tradition and looks to the future of the style. Many of the featured musicians are staples in the Chicago scene and can be heard with/on Swing Gitan, Fox’s Empire Series, Jennifer Hudson, The Drastics, and the Glen Miller Orchestra to name a few. This is a one of a kind group in Chicago, this is the next generation, and we’re going back to the roots!
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