Sundresses and Seersucker: Ken Chaney Scholarship Benefit w/ Corey Wilkes
Friday, Aug 19, 2016 8:00 PM CDT
(7:00 PM Doors)
The Promontory, Chicago, IL
Charles Heath presents SUNDRESSES & SEERSUCKER, the Ken Chaney Scholarship Benefit Concert featuring Corey Wilkes.
Corey Wilkes has established himself as one of the best improvising trumpeters in the modern era. Having the skill and maturity to approach mainstream repertoire of jazz standards with his own unique sensibilities. He combines them with his deep appreciation of hip-hop. Corey continues to bring his brand of musicianship and talent to the forefront of the genre.
The Ken Chaney Scholarship is invested in the long-term prosperity of Chicago neighborhoods. Your support of this benefit allows us to continue our mission to mentor and provide world class concerts throughout Chicago. Proceeds from this event will help send students to jazz camps, support music majors, college tuition, and continue our mentorship programming.