Sunday, August 22nd
Morgan Park Presbyterian Church - Courtyard
The Annual Jazz-N-Q summer concert and picnic is back to celebrate our neighbors helping neighbors through the pandemic!
Dibs Brass Band (LDB) will headline this year's concert! A weekly "virtual concert" on facebook will showcase their music on Tuesday nights leading up to JazzNQ. Make a donation to sponsor this event.
Led by our former music director, Lance Loiselle - Dibs features the music of Lowdown Brass whic deftly synthesizes the gritty sounds of Chicago with the high energy second-line street beat of the Crescent City. They brandish a powerful brass frontline of trumpets, trombones, saxophones, with a funky backline of drums and sousaphone. Jazz-n-Q will feature Lance Loiselle, sousaphone; Anothony Bruno, saxophone; Shane Jonas, Trumpet; Sam
Johnson, trumpet; John Barbush, drums; Matt Davis, trombone, Andrew Zelm, trombone) - to perform a tribute to New Orleans music as well as some standards, Lowdown Brass Band original music, as well as a few hymns in the NoLa Style.
Morgan Park Presbyterian's Chef Carla will provide a delicious summer BBQ! Throwing burgers and franks on the grill and preparing some of our favorite New Orleans inspired summer dishes to inspire your creativity and your taste buds!
Your free will donations during this event will cover the cost of the event and support our Community Outreach Ministries - Teen Cooking Class, Esmond Elementary School Support, Garden Ministry and Free Store. Please contact the church to get involved in any of these special programs!
We will gather on Sunday, August 25th from 4:00pm-6:30pm in the parking lot of Morgan Park Presbyterian Church.
Bring a chair or a blanket to join the picnic! Sun protection suggested.