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03.31.2014 | | Posted at 11:00 AM
By Shepherd Express Staff
Cathedral Square Park's popular Jazz in the Park concert series will return for another year of wine sipping, picnic baskets and performances that may or may not include actual jazz this summer. This year's lineup features a number of returning headliners, including KingSolomon, Paul Spencer Band, Reverend Raven & the Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys and AhVantSoul feat. Jon Pierre Gee & Kat Web...
02.28.2013 | | Posted at 11:45 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Break out those wine coolers (but only for home enjoyment, of course, because no carry-in alcohol is allowed in Cathedral Square): Jazz in the Park has announced its 2013 lineup, which features a number of regional jazz and funk acts and a handful of local favorites, including festival mainstays De La Buena. The complete lineup for the festival is below.June 6- Extra Crispy Brass Band (Milwaukee)J...
Thursday, June 7, 2012

New Edition and Locust Street Festival

Milwaukee's classiest free concert series, Jazz in the Park, begins its 2012 season with an evening of music from one of the city's most prominent blues combos: Reverend Raven and the Chain Smokin' Altar Boys. The group plays...
Thursday, June 16, 2011

Tonight @ Cathedral Square Park, 6 p.m.

After 10 years of gigging, King Solomon bills itself as “Milwaukee's Premier Reggae Band.” They may have some competition for that title, but with their fluid rocksteady grooves, they're certainly in the top seed. Most of the group is...
Thursday, June 9, 2011

Tonight @ Cathedral Square Park, 6 p.m.

Cathedral Square Park's free Jazz in the Park concert series continues tonight with a performance from three-time Grammy winning saxophonist Jeff Coffin, who has toured recently with Bela Fleck and the Flecktones and the Dave Matthews...
Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Festival Guide

The 2011 City Guide to Festivals in the month of June.
Wednesday, June 2, 2010
Jazz in the Park kicks off its 20th anniversary season at Cathedral Square on Thursday, June 3, with one of the concert series’ more exciting headliners, the New York City avant-garde piano trio The Bad Plus. The Bad Plus thrashed its way into the jazz limelight after its 2003 debut on Columbia Records, These Are the Vistas, which featured deconstructed interpretations of non-jazz songs, like Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit,” Blondie’s “Heart of Glass” and Aphex Twin’s...
Friday, April 9, 2010
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Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2009

This Week in Milwaukee

Thursday, Sept. 10, Jazz in the Park w/ Chicago Afrobeat Project @ Cathedral Square Park, 6:30 p.m.All Afrobeat bands owe some debt to genre pioneer Fela Kuti, but the Chicago Afrobeat Project is particularly beholden to his legacy. The group’s recent album, (A) Move to Silent Unrest...
Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2009

This Week in Milwaukee

Thursday, Sept. 3, Jazz in the Park w/ The Jazz Orgy @ Cathedral Square Park, 6:30 p.m. The Fox Valley’s resident jazz heads prefer variety to traditionalism. Claiming that if they played Miles Davis and John Coltrane all night it would put their audience to sleep, The Jazz Orgy plays a variety of funk...