Country Club Hills Theater Jazz Fest
Come to the Country Club Hills Theater Jazz Fest August 19, and stay at the nearby and affordable Motel 6 Chicago Hotel!
The Country Club Hills Theater Jazz Fest stars the great Ramsey Lewis, Gerald Albright, Selina Albright, Peter White and Vincent Ingala in a night of jazz music improvisation!
Three-time Grammy winner Ramsey Lewis is a native of Chicago. He took piano lessons when he was 4. At 15, he joined the jazz band The Clefs. He then formed his group the Ramsey Lewis Trio. The trio hit the charts with the 1965 hit “The In Crowd.” Lewis followed up with the smash hits “Hang on Sloopy” and “Wade in the Water.” He has since recorded with Kurt Elling, Chick Corea, Tony Bennett, and dozens of other music stars.
Saxophonist Gerald Albright has played with such stars as Whitney Houston, Phil Collins, Anita Baker and many others. Vocalist Selina Albright, daughter of Gerald, grew up around the likes of Tina Turner and Ella Fitzgerald. Her R & B CD, “Conversations,” was released in March. Guitarist Peter White is known or his jazz fusion style. Tenor Sax player Vincent Ingala’s album “Coast to Coast,” was number 12 on the Billboard Jazz Albums List.
The Country Club Hills Theater is located at 4150 183rd Street in Country Club Hills. For tickets, go online to https://buy.ticketstothecity.com/purchase.php?date_id=24106 and follow the prompts.
The Motel 6 Chicago Hotel, just minutes away from the Tri-State Tollway and the Warped Tour at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre, features very affordable room rates, including special AAA and AARP discounts. Enjoy the free breakfast and fitness room. Free parking. Call the property direct at 708-371-5600.