Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Thursday Alfresco Jazz & Blues - New Center Park - Detroit - 2012
Thursday Alfresco Jazz & Blues presented by Comerica Bank will kick-off on June 7th and run through September 6th!
Conservatory serving food & beverages opens at 4:30pm.
Showtime is 6:00pm!
June 7th - THORNETTA DAVIS
June 14th - Mix 923. Presents The Summer Solstice Party with TAMIA
June 21st - Detroit Soul Ambassador MELVIN DAVIS featuring legendary vocalist Pat Lewis backed by The United Sound with McKinley Jackson
June 28th - KRIS JOHNSON Group
July 5th - SHEILA RAYE CHARLES with Henry Gibson Band
July 12th - PAUL J. MILES
July 19th - RHYTHM SOCIETY ORCHESTRA
with vocalist Paul King
July 26th - WILL SESSIONS
Model D will open the evening with a Speaker Series on
the Detroit Music Scene.
Panelists include: Jessica Care Moore, Black Women Rock; Steve Nawara, Beehive Recording Co.; composer/musician Joel Peterson; artist attorney Howard Hertz with others to be announced. The talk will be moderated by Model D Managing editor Walter Wasacz, who also writes about music for publications in Detroit and out of town.
August 2nd - MOTOR CITY WOMEN & THE EXPRESS BAND
August 9th - LOS GATOS
August 16th - THE HOLMES BROTHERS
August 23rd - JESSE PALTER QUARTET
August 30th - PLANET D NONET
September 6th - HARVEY THOMPSON
A special thanks to Comerica Bank and their support of the Alfresco Jazz & Blues Series. It is only with their support that we can keep these shows FREE!