For the past five years, LifeLine Music Coalition has produced the Friday Night Jazz Series @ Woodmere Art Museum! Come see the music and hear the art – a perfect combination! Sit back, sip some wine and enjoy America’s music..jazz.
Winter 2016 Schedule:
FRIDAY NIGHT JAZZ
6:00 p.m – 8:00 p.m. | $22 ($12 members, children under 12: Free) | Wine and refreshments served
Different Kinds of Love Stories
There are two sides to every story—especially love stories! Start the season with a tribute to those who’ve loved and lost and found love again with ”Walk on By,” “You Don’t Know What Love Is,” “Cry Me a River,” “Just My Imagination,” “It’s Alright With Me,” and others.
Thelonious Monk: A True Jazz Giant
Thelonious Monk brought a unique voice to piano with compositions that continue to inspire artists in all genres of music. Special guest Adam Faulk and the Arpeggio Jazz Ensemble will bring Monk’s music to life, performing classics like “Well, You Needn’t,” “Blue Monk,” “’Round Midnight,” “April in Paris,” and many more.
Putting Pictures to Music: Henry Mancini and Quincy Jones
Join us for a tribute to two great composers, Quincy Jones and Henry Mancini. Their film scores make the music a must “see” and bring to life the stories and characters in Breakfast at Tiffany’s,The Wiz, Days of Wine and Roses, In the Heat of the Night, The Italian Job, The Pink Panther, and more.
Motown Meets Jazz Part 3
Arpeggio Jazz Ensemble will continue their presentation of Motown Meets Jazz with guests Roy Richardson, Pat Scott, and Tony Smith. Dance down memory lane with the Temptations’ “My Girl” and Stevie Wonder’s “Superstition” and turn up the temperature with “Heat Wave” and more.
Billie Holiday: A Woman of Strength
Michal Beckham shows us the many sides of Billie Holiday as she takes us “All The Way” on a journey that includes signature songs like “Good Morning Heartache,” “God Bless the Child,” and many more.
Country Goes City: Willie Nelson and Patsy Cline
Take a trip down a country lane with a big city attitude as we find out what kind of “cousins” these two styles of music really are to each other. “You Were Always on My Mind” and “Crazy” are just two of the songs that will help us peek into the minds of two dynamic singer-songwriters. Special guests Julie Salvano and Herb Smith.