If it’s Friday night in the summer time, naturally, you’re at Cedar Park Jazz. The schedule so far is below.
But what if it’s Thursday night and you’re looking for some free neighborhood jazz?
You may be in luck.
On occasional Thursdays at 7pm at Malcolm X Park, Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell, the Friends of Malcolm X Memorial Park, Roofers No. 30, Labor Local 57, The Garden Court Community Association, and Philadelphia Parks & Recreation bring you the West Philadelphia Jazz Heritage Series.
Here’s the schedule:
June 14… Napoleon Black and Redeemed
June 28… Blues Vocalist Donna Alexander, Shades of Blue
July 26… Tenor and Sax Man Umar Raheem & New York Connection
August 9… Vocalist Barbera Walker, Barbara Walker Story
August 23… Keyboardist Abndur’Rashid & RUH
September 6… The Budesa Brothers
September 30… The Nate Murray Band