Palm Sundays:
Second Annual Jazz & Gospel in the Gardens Series
Honoring Black History Month

Sundays, February, 2021, 1-3 pm

In honor of Black History Month, ANSG is proud to present Jazz & Gospel in the Gardens. Every February since 1976, the United States has celebrated the achievements of African-Americans during Black History Month. The month-long celebration puts those accomplishments into focus through the media and in classrooms.

Let this euphoric, rhythmic, spiritual music move you!
Enjoy guided garden tours and listening to the “good news” songs of this beloved American art form. Picnic lunches and seated lunch service at Ann Norton Al Fresco will be offered. Jazz & Gospel in the Gardens on Sunday afternoons, creating a musical infusion of art and nature. Visitors will have the opportunity to listen to jazz and gospel among the monumental works of Ann Norton and visiting world class artists and enjoy the breezy palms on the main lawn.

Troy Anderson as Louis Armstrong

February 7th, 2021 –  (Quintet)
1-3 pm

Ebony Chorale

February 14th, 2021 –  (10 Vocalists)
1-3 pm

Avery Sommers

February 21st, 2021 –  (Quartet)
1-3 pm

Ritah Wilburn

February 28th, 2021 –  (Quartet)
1-3 pm

2019 Jazz in the Gardens

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December 15 – Holiday Jazz Tribute Honoring Veterans Grammy Nominated composer, pianist and bassist Kevin O’Neil and former lead vocalist with The Fifth Dimension Jamila Ajibade.

January 12 – Vitali Imereli Jazz Violinist with keyboardist Chad Michaels and bassist Paul Shewchuk

January 26 – Danny Bacher, Jazz Saxophonist with keyboardist Chad Michaels and bassist Paul Shewchuk.

February 2 – Ebony Chorale

February 9 – Ritah Wilburn with keyboardist Chad Michaels and bassist Paul Shewchuk

February 16  – Yvette Norwood Tiger

February 23  – Troy Anderson – The Louis Armstrong Experience

March 1 – Davis and Dow Jazz Duo

March 8 – Chad Michaels Trio

March 15 – Phill Fest Trio