Music Legends presents Jazz 4 Kids
Audiences will be lead through the origins of Jazz including a
participatory African “Call and Response” song, Slave songs and
spirituals, improvisational Scat singing, and Jazz’s global influences
on music like Calypso. Children will be exposed to jazz legends Duke
Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, and Miles Davis. Allen Farnham on piano,
Bill Moring on bass, Vince Ector on drums, and Lauren Hooker vocals and
YOU BRING THE KIDS, WE'LL BRING THE JAZZ
Discover America's original musical art form at the WBGO Kids Jazz
Concert Series - a free concert series bringing jazz culture and
performance to your neighborhood. WBGO presents these concerts during
the Spring and Fall on Saturday afternoons. These interactive, hour-long
concerts give kids opportunities to learn about the distinct qualities
of jazz, and why it's a reflection of our community, our nation, and our
world! Q&A sessions with the artists, small gifts, and a chance to
win a door prize are just some of the reasons to come out and join us!
SATURDAYS Oct 4th to Nov 1st, FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
All concerts begin at 12:30 PM, and last for approximately one hour. Clinton School
Tickets are handed out in the lobby of each venue on the day of
performance only and on a first-come, first-served basis. The concerts
are free and open to the general public. Adults must be accompanied by a
child. We cannot guarantee seats prior to each program, except for
groups with reservations.
All venues are handicapped accessible. Sign language interpretation of performances by request.