The Borderbend Arts Collective presented "Adventures in Jazz -- Chicago and Beyond,” a Night Out in the Parks event at Fred Anderson Park that included a performance by a jazz ensemble and art-making activities for kids.
The set list included compositions by Fred Anderson, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Charles Mingus, Eric Dolphy, and ensemble members. Musicians: Jon Hey (piano), Rebecca Cohn (trombone), Paul Hartsaw (tenor saxophone), Dan Godston (cornet), Alex Wing (upright bass) and Damon Short (drums).
This program was presented as part of the Chicago Park District’s Night Out in the Parks with the support of Mayor Rahm Emanuel. Arts programming in neighborhoods across the city advances the goals of the Chicago Park District and the Chicago Cultural Plan.