Music on the Plaza presents Emma Aboukasm & Something to Live For” The music of Billy Strayhorn

DATE:
August 08, 2019

LOCATION:
Kercheval Ave. between Cadieux & Neff, Grosse Pointe, MI —

TIME:
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

DESCRIPTION:

Emma Aboukasm & Something to Live For” The music of Billy Strayhorn

Sponsored by Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe

Detroit’s most talented jazz musicians expand with energy and sophistication on the masterpieces of virtuoso, Billy Strayhorn.

Concerts take place on most Thursday evenings from June 13 to August 8 on an outdoor stage, located at the corner of Kercheval Avenue and St. Clair Avenue, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  There is no concert on July 4. The performances take place, rain or shine. In the event of rain, the concerts will be held at Maire Elementary School, 740 Cadieux Road, two blocks west from the normal site. Venue changes due to weather and other notifications will be posted online at www.thevillagegp.com and www.facebook.com/thevillagegrossepointe, on the evening of the concert.

Music on Plaza is presented by Ascension St. John Hospital and produced by the Grosse Pointe Village Downtown Development Authority. Additional support comes from Genesis Cadillac and Genesis Chevy as well as ATA National Title, Stifel, Windows by Andersen, Flagstar, Merrill Lynch, Wayne County Community College, Adlhoch and Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe.  Joining them are Cellular One, GP Tax Service, TCBY, GP Geek, Ameriprise Financial,  Sunrise Senior Living, Chares Krasner , Massage Green,  Old Pony Martini Pub and Bikes, Blades and Boards.