Tuesdays on the Terrace: Chris Greene
Tue, Jun 25, 2013, 5:30–8 pm
Join us for free live jazz concerts every Tuesday, June 3–September 9, 2014, 5:30 pm–8 pm.
A dinner buffet prepared by Wolfgang Puck Catering is available each week for $25 per person, and features a changing menu of dishes created using fresh, locally grown produce from the MCA Farmers' Market (see menu). Tables are limited—call 312.397.4034 or email to reserve your spot.
For a more casual evening, bring a blanket or rent an MCA lawn chair ($5 each) to relax on the garden lawn. Hamburgers, house-made sausages, and a variety of freshly made salads may be purchased from our outdoor grill along with cold beverages, wine, and seasonal cocktails from the cash bar on the lower terrace. Outside food and beverages are not allowed in the sculpture garden.
In case of rain, the event takes place inside Puck's Café.
Saxophonist and composer Chris Greene was born in Evanston. He began playing saxophone at 10, and he eventually spent his formative years in the award-winning Evanston High School Wind and Jazz Ensembles. Following college he immersed himself in the regional music scene and has since collaborated with some of the nation’s most creative and versatile musicians. He has performed or recorded with Common, The Temptations, Sheena Easton, Andrew Bird, Jesse De La Pena, Liquid Soul, and The Mighty Blue Kings.
For this concert, Greene performs with Steve Corley (drums), Damian Espinosa (piano), and Marc Piane (bass).