with Diane Monroe Violin, Gloria Galante Harp, and Bobby Zankel Alto Saxophone.
Show times: 8PM ($25) & 10PM ($20)
Odean Pope’s artistry as performer, composer and arranger has earned him many citations from the City of Philadelphia. Among his many awards are: The Pew Fellowship in the Arts for Music Composition (1992), The Rockefeller Foundation (1992) and several from Chamber Music America.
Conjunto Philadelphia is a musical ensemble based in the Philadelphia area performing the music of Pre-Revolutionary Cuba. The group's main aspiration is to maintain the authenticity of the music while performing it in a way that pays homage to Cuba's deep and treasured musical history. Genres include Son, Cha-Cha-Chá and Bolero.
Daughter of Famed Blues Singer, Taj Mahal, Delivers Heart & Soul in Her Genre-Mixing Sound
It’s hard to put a label on genre-bending vocalist Deva Mahal — blues, soul and R&B –— she intertwines many styles into her powerful voice. The daughter of legendary blues musician Taj Mahal will exhibit her soulful and extensive range when she performs at Chris’ Jazz Café on Tuesday, May 7th
A University of the Arts student led jazz group performing jazz and blues standards featuring Melanie Ashe on vocals, Molly Schecter on drums, David Byrd on piano, Alex Papatolis on bass, and Raph Kraus-Palit on guitar. .
This year’s grammy nominated Orrin Evans & the Captain Black Big Band will have a weekly residency at Chris' during June and July. Come get the big band experience as they make Chris' their home-away-from-home and dial in to maximize your summertime jazz.