The Sister City Jazz Ambassadors
Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Bring your family and friends, a picnic basket, and a blanket to the Clark for this free outdoor concert by The Sister City Jazz Ambassadors.
Barbeque fare will be available for purchase and the galleries will remain open until 6:00 pm. In the event of rain, the concert will be held in the auditorium.
The popular local band The Sister City Jazz Ambassadors performs a wide range of jazz music, from New Orleans style to modern jazz fusion. Led by Pittsfield guitarist/banjo player Andy Kelly, the group has performed in Ireland, Nicaragua, and Italy, and Istanbul. The band's motto is, "Make Music, Not War."
The band also features Charlie Tokarz (clarinet/saxophone), Woody Stoebeck (trombone), Daniel Aalberts (vocalis), Steve Swoap (tuba), John Haddad (drums), Rob Fisch (trumpet), and Lyndon Moors (clarinet), many of whom are music teachers as well as performers. To learn more about The Sister City Jazz Ambassadors and listen to their music, check out their Facebook page.
The summer band concert series is sponsored by Williamstown Savings Bank.