Visit the Mission Playhouse June 29th at 6:30pm to enjoy the first of three talented and entertaining ensembles who bring Jazz Nights to the Playhouse from June through August!
The series begins with The Kelly Che Band who bring a “unique jazz sound shaped through a diverse cross section perspective of world music traditions” (lacountyarts.org).
Jazz Nights at the Playhouse: Free Outdoor Concert featuring Louie Cruz Beltran & his Jazz Ensemble (July 20, 6:30pm)
“Blending Afro Cuban rhythms with Jazz, Latin Jazz, Pop, and R&B influences, Louie is an entertainer at heart” who is also “a superbly skilled conguero, timbalero, and vocalist.”
Jazz Nights at the Playhouse: Free Outdoor Concert featuring Dale Fielder Quartet (August 10, 6:30pm)
Dale Fielder “is one of the national jazz scene’s best kept secrets…his command of his instrument, improvisational runs, the nuances, his warm mellow tone, his total expression is flawless.”
~Bob Agnew/ LA Jazz Scene