City Park Jazz is back with another exciting summer concert series, featuring a diverse lineup of talented musicians. City Park is a huge benefit to living in Park Hill,Denver! Here’s a preview of what you can expect:
- Sarah Mount and the Rushmores (June 4) Denver’s own Sarah Mount and the Rushmores have been wowing audiences with their improv-driven hard funk and neo-soul for the past five years. Catch their energetic performance featuring a mix of original music and cover songs.
2. Stafford Hunter and Jazz Explorations (June 11) Stafford Hunter, a multi-Grammy nominated trombonist and sea shells player, brings his exceptional talent to the stage. With an impressive resume of performances with jazz legends, Hunter’s music will take you on a captivating journey.
3. Dotsero (June 18) Dotsero, a band known for their no-nonsense thrill ride of energy and excitement, will deliver a memorable performance. Get ready to groove to their unique blend of contemporary jazz and funk.
4. Ritmo Jazz Latino (June 25) Experience the infectious rhythms of Latin music with Ritmo Jazz Latino. This talented group of musicians brings traditional Latin jazz to life, infusing it with new arrangements and a blend of original compositions.
5. Wellington Bullings (July 2) Wellington Bullings, a rising star in the world of neo-soul, will captivate you with her soulful voice and expressive music. Her debut album, “because I want to,” received rave reviews, and she continues to make waves in the industry.
6. Chris Daniels and the Kings with Freddi Gowdy (July 9) Celebrating their 38th year, Chris Daniels and the Kings, joined by Freddi Gowdy, promise a night of blues-infused performances. With their extensive touring experience and impressive collaborations, this band knows how to deliver an unforgettable show.
7. 4th Annual Brass Band Extravaganza feat. Guerrilla Fanfare and Bourbon Brass Band (July 16) Get ready for a brass-filled evening with the 4th Annual Brass Band Extravaganza. Guerrilla Fanfare and Bourbon Brass Band will bring the high-energy funk of New Orleans-style brass bands to the stage, showcasing their fiery and funky sound.
8. Otis Taylor (July 23) Blues musician Otis Taylor, with his roots in Denver and Chicago, will enchant you with his soulful music. Known for his distinctive banjo playing, Taylor’s music is deeply rooted in blues traditions and African influences.
9. The Burroughs (July 30) The Burroughs, a dynamic 9-piece band, will ignite the stage with their “sweaty soul music.” Known for their electrifying performances, this talented group creates an infectious groove that will have you dancing and celebrating.
Mark your calendars and don’t miss out on these incredible performances at City Park Jazz in Park Hill this summer. It’s sure to be a season filled with unforgettable music and good vibes.