Ken Peplowski Quintet featuring Ken Peplowski, Joel Forbes, Jeremy Pelt, Aaron Kimmel, and Ehud Asherie.

Ken Peplowski Quintet featuring Ken Peplowski, Joel Forbes, Jeremy Pelt, Aaron Kimmel, and Ehud Asherie.

Thank you for a very successful

10th Anniversary Hyde Park Jazz Festival in Memory of James Wagner

Gala and Benefit Concert

Thursday, June 23, 2016  |  6-8:30pm

Honoree Judith E. Stein

Honorary Chairs Ava and Isaac Stanley

Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts | 915 E. 60th St.

Performance by the Ken Peplowski Quintet

7:30-8:30pm

Featuring Ehud Asherie, piano; Aaron Kimmel, drums; Joel Forbes, bass; Jeremy Pelt, trumpet; Ken Peplowski, clarinet

“Mr. Peplowski sounds the way (Benny) Goodman might if he had kept evolving, kept on listening to new music, kept refining his sound, polishing his craft, and expanding his musical purview into the 21st century.” – Will Friedwald in The Wall Street Journal, December 2012 Peplowski is a native of Cleveland, Ohio.  His biography includes work with the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra and Sonny Stitt.  He has worked with many well known artists, including Mel Torme, Leon Redbone, Charlie Byrd, Peggy Lee, George Shearing, Madonna, Hank Jones, Dave Frishberg, Rosemary Clooney, Tom Harrell,  James Moody, Cedar Walton, Houston Person, Steve Allen, Bill Charlap, Woody Allen, Marianne Faithfull, Isaac Delgado & Erich Kunzel. For more info see: www.kenpeplowski.com

 

Hyde Park Jazz Society founder Jim Wagner with Hyde Park Jazz Festival co-founder Judith E. Stein.

Support the HP Jazz Fest today:

Couldn't make it to the Benefit or feeling inspired to give additional support? Your contribution goes directly towards helping to bring international, national, and local jazz musicians to our Hyde Park neighborhood.

 
 

If you have already made a pledge to someone on the Hyde Park Jazz Fest staff, board, or host committee to purchase a ticket at one of the levels below, please contact Olivia Junell at olivia@hydeparkjazzfestival.org to pay online or send a check to Hyde Park Jazz Festival, 1155 E. 60th St., Ste 314, Chicago, IL 60637.

 PATRON: $2,500     

  • 6 benefit tickets
  • 4 Jazz Passes
  • Special recognition in program
  • Ken Peplowski CD

DONOR: $1,500 

  • 6 benefit tickets
  • 2 Jazz Passes
  • Recognition in program
  • Ken Peplowski CD

SUPPORTER: $350

  • 1 benefit ticket
  • 1 Jazz Pass
  • Recognition in program
  • Ken Peplowski CD

FAN: $150

  • 1 benefit ticket
  • Recognition in program

CONCERT TICKET: $60

  • 1 ticket to the concert at 7:30pm in the Logan Performance Hall