Jazz Fridays! Tonight, Chris Coogan Quartet!
August 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Jazz Fridays are back! Free performances will be held every Friday from July 31 through August 28 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm on the rear patio of the Museum, located at 370 Beach Road. Bring your chairs, blanket and a picnic to enjoy while social distancing during the event. In case of inclement weather, visit fairfieldhistory.com or call (203) 259-1598 for updates prior to the performances.
Chris Coogan, called “a masterful pianist” by the New York Times, is a composer, performer, teacher, choir director and producer, rooted in the jazz and gospel traditions. A Weston, Connecticut native, Chris leads the Chris Coogan Quartet, a jazz ensemble whose repertoire includes straight-ahead jazz, fusion jazz and boogie-woogie. Chris is the winner of the top jazz prize in the 1997 John Lennon Songwriting Competition for his song Cranberry Isle.
Jazz Fridays is generously sponsored by Bank of America and the Connecticut Office of the Arts, with thanks to Alan and Sylvia Neigher and WPKN.