This year’s performers include CALJE featuring Ricky Luis, Chevere, Corey Wilkes, Dee Alexander, Don Byron, Geof Bradfield, Nicole Mitchell Black Earth Ensemble , and Orbert Davis to name only a few. The complete line up is now available at the Hyde Park Jazz Festival.
New to the Jazz Festival this year will be a full second day of performances all at the James W. Wagner Main Stage on the Midway Plaisance on 60th Street between Woodlawn and Ellis as well as an expanded area for more artisans and food and beverage vendors. There also will be additional programming for kids in the Family Tent and rare jazz short films from the 1930’s at International House.
Complete information can be found at www.hydeparkjazzfestival.org, on Facebook @hydeparkjazzfestival , and Twitter @hydeparkjazz