Tuesdays on the Terrace presents another inspiring season of free evening jazz concerts on the MCA's Terrace and Sculpture Garden. Hosted by local radio personalities, visitors are invited to enjoy cocktails, Puck's Express snacks, or a dinner buffet from Puck's Cafe while listening to Chicago's finest jazz musicians.
Dinner reservations at Puck's are recommended, call 312.397.4034. In case of rain, the event takes place in Puck's.
Tuesdays on the Terrace: Ari Brown Tuesday, June 10 5:30 - 8 p.m. MCA Terrace and Sculpture Garden Free
Tenor saxophonist and pianist, Ari Brown, performs his skillful avant-garde technique at the MCA. Currently part of Kahil El'Zabar's Ritual Trio and Elvin Jones' group, Brown has shared the stage with jazz greats B.B. King, Chuck Berry, Anthony Braxton, Muhal Richard Abrams and Lou Rawl. In addition to his contributions to the Chicago avant-garde jazz scene, Brown has been praised for his talent in bop and post-bop genres. The event is hosted by Al Carter Bey.
Museum of Contemporary Art 220 E. Chicago Chicago, IL 60611 312.397.4010 mcachicago.org
Hours: Tuesday, 10 am - 8 pm (FREE DAY) Wednesday - Sunday, 10 am - 5 pm
$10 suggested general admission, $6 students and seniors, free for MCA members, children under 12, and members of the military; Tuesdays free.