Shoreline Jazz Camp Student and Faculty Ensembles at the North City Jazz Walk August 16

Sunday, August 7, 2011

Aljoya Thorton Place and the Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Arts Council’s Summer of Fun Concerts in the Park Series is proud to present the Shoreline Jazz Camp Student and Faculty Ensembles as part of the North City Jazz Walk on Tuesday, August 16 at 7 p.m. 

This free concert will take place on the Showmobile Stage in the Industrial Air parking lot at 17739 15th Ave NE in Shoreline and is the culminating concert for the annual Shoreline Jazz Camp. Each year over 60 middle school and high school students gather for a 7 day intensive, hands on jazz camp experience with some of the finest musicians the northwest has to offer. The concert will showcase the pieces those students worked on in camp as well as the talents of the faculty.

Jazz Camp student and faculty perform at North City Jazz Walk 2010.  Photo by Steven H. Robinson.

More on the North City Jazz Walk
Join the North City Business Association, the Shoreline-LakeForest Park Arts Council and the City of Shoreline as they present the 2011 North City Jazz Walk on Tuesday, August 16 from 7-10 p.m. 

This is the 5th annual event and it serves as the kick-off for Celebrate Shoreline week. The evening includes a wide variety of jazz artists, including Greta Matassa, Jimmy Holden, and Pearl Django, playing in different venues in the North City neighborhood of Shoreline, as well as a street fair atmosphere

Dancing is encouraged!
New this year is the addition of the salsa band Tumbao who will be center stage in the center of the street. Although guests are welcome to sit and listen, dancing is encouraged! 

Attendees can visit as many of the stages as they wish throughout the evening, as well as enjoy fine wine, beer and great food. The Shoreline Jazz Camp show is the only free show during this event. Tickets for the North City Jazz Walk are $15 on the day of the event or can be purchased in advance for $12 at various locations around Shoreline. Visit NorthCityJazzWalk  for more information.

The 2011 Summer of Fun Concerts in the Park Series’ season sponsor is Aljoya Thorton Place. Pursue your passions at Aljoya Thornton Place, Seattle's premier continuing care retirement community. Enjoy arts and cultural events, health and wellness programs, chef prepared cuisine, exceptional on-site health care, and much more - all while staying close to family, friends, shopping and downtown." Visit or call (206) 306-7920 for more information.

Additional support for the Summer of Fun Concerts in the Park series come from the Cities of Shoreline and Lake Forest Park, 4Culture Lodging Tax and Washington State Arts Commission. Information about these and other Arts Council events and programs is available at SLFPAC or by calling the SLFPAC at 206-417-4645.

The Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Arts Council is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to nurture all of the arts in the community through programs and events, arts education, advocacy, and support for artists and arts organizations.


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