Shrewsbury – The Jeff Holmes Big Band will kick off this year's Jazz at Sunset Series at SAC Park Friday, June 20, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. The concert features vocalist Dawning Holmes performing tunes made popular by female singing legends Ella Fitzgerald, Etta James, Dinah Washington, Lena Horne, Billie Holiday and Koko Taylor, as well as instrumental band features. Jazz at Sunset is presented by the American Big Band Preservation Society Inc., a 501(c)3 charitable not-for-profit organization.
Jazz at Sunset attendees are invited to bring a chair/blanket and picnic or purchase food at SAC Park. Alcohol and other beverages will be sold, but are not permitted to be brought on the grounds. All concerts will be held rain or shine, with indoor capabilities in inclement weather.
Upcoming concerts include two world-renowned acts: The Four Freshmen on June 27; Dan Gabel and the Abletones on July 4; and A Tribute to Cab Calloway featuring Christopher Calloway Brooks on July 11.
SAC Park is located at 438 Lake St., Shrewsbury. For more information, contact Dan Gabel at 774-280-1502 or [email protected]; Bill Doyle at 508-963-6232 or [email protected]; or visit the Jazz at Sunset website at www.JazzAtSunset.net.