Commuter Concert Series: Kevin Brown, Classical Guitar
Name: Commuter Concert Series: Kevin Brown, Classical Guitar
Date: January 14, 2020
Time: 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM CST
Brown is a busy freelance musician and holds teaching positions at Wheaton College Community School for the Arts, Trinity Christian College and Olivet Nazarene University as well as serving as director for the Institute for Jazz Studies at Bellas Artes School of Music in Wheaton and Glen Ellyn. He holds a BM in guitar performance from Wheaton College and a MM in Jazz Studies from DePaul. As a performer Brown has shared the stage with jazz icons such as Benny Golson, Phil Woods, Jeff Hamilton, Jimmy Greene and Jon Irabagon. He has performed at the Chicago Jazz Festival, the Iowa City Jazz Festival and at some of Chicago's top venues for jazz, including the Green Mill and the Jazz Showcase. The concert will feature works by J.S. Bach, Manuel Ponce and Vicente Asencio. Free-will donations go entirely to the musicians in our concert series.