Experience Jazz Sunday at St. Paul

News | July 21, 2019

ChurchJazz, a Chicago-based jazz ministry, will come to paint the town jazz at St. Paul on Sunday, July 28. This group of veteran musicians will play the Chicago Jazz Mass at the 9 and 11:15 a.m. services. Soloist will be Daniel Riley. He will be joined by Quad-Cities soprano Jennifer Van Speybroeck on a recently premiered piece, “How Beautiful Upon the Mountains,” based on Isaiah 52:7-10.

It is free and open to the public.

For 30 years, the ChurchJazz ensemble has celebrated the gift of God’s music with congregations and audiences in many parts of the United States. The repertoire includes the Jazz Passion, the Chicago Jazz Mass, the Jazz Psalms, jazz hymn festivals, a jazz vespers service, and Bending Towards the Light, a jazz nativity.

ChurchJazz includes:

Andy Tecson, the band’s leader on tenor saxophone

Ken Jandes, alto saxophone

Jerry Coleman, drums

Bobby Lewis, trumpet

Bobby Schiff, piano

Stewart Miller, bass

Nancy Hagen, oboe

Daniel Riley, guest soloist

2 Comments on “Experience Jazz Sunday at St. Paul”

  • Erin Fitzsimmons

    August 3, 2018 at 9:39 am

    I love this service every year! I’m an alto sax player, I love a great jazz band anytime and all the time, Thank you!

  • Sue Folwell

    July 26, 2018 at 8:06 pm

    I can’t wait! Absolutely love this service and the Chicago ChurchJazz! Very uplifting! So blessed to have them at St. Paul!

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