On Saturday, August 6th (1 – 8 PM) we will back in Deer Park, IL, at the Deer Park Town Center (20530 N Rand Rd, Deer Park, IL) for what has become one of our favorite events of the year, the Deer Park Jazz & Wine Festival. The event is highlighted by outstanding jazz music to go along with plenty of beverage options and activities for guests of all ages.
This year’s music lineup, headlined by the Frank Catalano / Jimmy Chamberlin Supergroup, will not disappoint:
Frank Catalano / Jimmy Chamberlin Supergroup – Frank Catalano is a Grammy Award winning artist, having played with Tony Bennett, Miles Davis, Louie Bellson and many others all before the age of 17. He and Jimmy Chamberlin, one of the founding members of the Smashing Pumpkins, have released three chart topping records. Their most recent record “Bye Bye Blackbird,” is currently #1 on the iTunes sales charts and #1 on the Billboard Jazz Chart.
The Shawn Maxwell Quartet – Shawn Maxwell is a critically acclaimed saxophonist who’s performed throughout the country. His unique brand of compositions have been hailed by critics at Downbeat Magazine and Chicago Jazz Magazine.
Judy Roberts Trio featuring Wayne Messmer – Wayne Messmer is a offical anthem vocalist for the Chicago Cubs performing at over 70 games throughout the season. He and Judy Roberts have teamed up for a recent jazz recording that pays tribute to the American Songbook.
Guy King – Guy King is an Israeli-born international jazz and blues artist. In addition to headlining the Red Sea Jazz Festival this year, his newly released CD has hit #1 on the Contemporary R&B charts.
Admission to the festival is free and open to all ages. For more information please visit the Festival’s Facebook page: @DeerParkJazzandWineFestival