On Sunday, November 12, 2017, Children’s Concert Society of Akron, OH (CCS) will be celebrating their 70th year in Summit County with an evening of jazz featuring The Theron Brown Quartet. Also featured will be three former Scholastic Composer’s Winners—Serena Guo, from Revere Middle School, Cole Johnson from Firestone High School, and Sarah Mellinger, a sophomore at Hiram College.
This special event takes place at BLU Jazz+ (47 N. Market St.) and will feature generous New Orleans inspired hors d’oeuvres from their newly opened BLU Plate restaurant. The evening costs $45 and reservations can be made by calling the CCS office at 330-972-2504.
CCS sponsors a Concert Hall Series at the Civic, In-School concerts, the Scholastic Composers Contest, and a Percussion Outreach program. Please help us continue our 70 year tradition of providing live music experiences for the students of Summit County.
Seating is limited so make your reservations today by calling 330-972-2504!
|BLU Jazz+ was named one of the "Best Jazz Venues in the World" by DownBeat Magazine (2016, 2017)*|
|Committed to the preservation of America's treasured art form of jazz, BLU Jazz+ Masterclass Foundation (BJMF) is a new program developed by the founders of BLU Jazz+ Akron that brings “front-row” jazz education performance & mentorship opportunities to student musicians and art lovers alike through an ongoing series of special events throughout the year.|