Johnny Parker, a gospel musician and consultant, has teamed up with Tri-C JazzFest and Karamu House to present the first installment of the “Good News Concert Series.” The first show will be at 7:00pm on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at the historic Karamu House. The show will feature the Phillip K. Jones Quartet and Dave Thomas Ensemble. Parker has given each artist complete artistic control to explore the full expanse of their creativity and present music steeped in the traditions of gospel and jazz. Admission is free and open to the public, but registration is required.
Presented through the generous support of The Cleveland Foundation, George Gund Foundation, Ohio Arts Council, Cuyahoga Arts & Culture, and Tri-C Jazz Fest.
Musical arrangements by: Dr. David M. Thomas and Phillip K. Jones Quartet