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Jazzy Ash & the Leaping Lizards’ full-length public performance on Saturday, June 15 is part of the 2019 Quad City Juneteenth Festival at the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds. Indoor stage at the Starlite Ballroom on the Fairgrounds at 1:00 p.m. and is free and open to the public.
Freight House Farmer’s Market in Davenport (11:00 am June 16)
Moline Public Library on June 17 at 6:30 pm
LeClaire Community library outdoor plaza on June 18 at 6:00 pm
Free concert at MLK Jr. Park in Rock Island on June 19 at 1:00 p.m. (free ice cream provided by Vibrant Credit Union!)
Jazzy Ash invites the whole family to come along on a Crescent City inspired, jazzy music adventure with her band the Leaping Lizards. Arranged and enhanced for a new generation, Jazzy Ash’s music encourages kids and their grown-ups to celebrate the music of New Orleans as part of the American folk music heritage.
In concert, Jazzy Ash & the Leaping Lizards perform originals like “Throw Me Something Mista” that conjures the spirit of a Mardi Gras parade as well as jazz standards including “When the Saints go Marching In” and Louis Armstrong’s “Heebie Jeebies” in front of gorgeous projected images of New Orleans, Congo Square, the Louisiana bayou and even a field of fireflies.
For more about Jazzy: http://www.jazzyash.com/
Part of the Quad City Arts’ Visiting Artist Series