South Side Jazz Coalition

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The South Side Jazz Coalition is a gathering of music professionals working to bring free live jazz performance and education to the under-served population of the South Side of Chicago.

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South Side Jazz Coalition 2nd Annual Jazzy Evening In Red Concert & Awards Gala

$50 – $75 TICKETS      

The South Side Jazz Coalition, Inc. cordially invites you to attend our 2nd Annual Jazzy Evening in Red Concert and Awards Gala.  We had such a great response last year we decided to go bigger and better.  This year we will celebrate some of our community icons at the Illinois Institute of Technology in the beautiful Hermann Hall McCormick Theater. Our 2016 honorees are:  Mr. Leroy Kennedy of IIT, Mr. Arthur Robertson of The South Shore Drill Team, Ms. Frieda Lee of the Chicago Jazz Orchestra and the legendary musician/arranger Mr. Tom "Tom" Washington.

Entertainment by The South Side Big Band and "Young Lion" Saxophonist Mr. Rajvi Halim.

Many Thanks to Our Partner: The Illinois Institute of Technology

HOSTED BY: Mr. Richard Steele

FEATURING:  Celebrity Silent Auction    

SHOWTIME: 7:00 pm

 VIP - Doors Open: 4:30 pm    

VIP Admission & Reception - $75 - 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm (Includes VIP Seating)

General Admission - $50 - Doors Open at 6:00 pm


Call 773 888-6709 or for online tickets: Click HERE

All proceeds go toward the revitalization of the South Shore Jazz Festival
The SSJC is a 501(c)(3) non profit organization.
 All donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.