Alchemy, Chocolaterian, Monona State Bank, One Barrel Brewing and Thorps, 5 pm-1:30 am
The east-side’s beer and chocolate corridor will come alive with eight continuous hours of jazz.
Chocolaterian (5-7:30 pm) kicks off the event with the Dalton Gang and the Harris Lemberg, Trio while local jazzers Leman Quartet, Lundberg/Fitzpatrick and the Hanah Jon Taylor Trio visit Thorps (7-9:30 pm).
Monona State Bank’s outdoor stage (5:30-7:30 pm) features West High up-and-comers Smoother Than Butter, the Goodman Community Center’s Live Soundz Ensemble and the Madison East High School Black Music Ensemble (see page 12).
Late night, the Mike Cammilleri Organ Trio featuring Steve Cooper plays at One Barrel (9-11 pm), while the Ben Ferris, Paul Hastil & Miguel McQuade Trio and the Lucas Koehler Combo close the event at Alchemy (11 pm-1:30 am).
STROLL SCHENK’S CORNERS ON 5/22 FOR AN EVENING OF GREAT JAZZ. The Greater Madison Jazz Consortium returns to Schenk’s Corners on Friday, 5/22/15, to open its second season of Strollin’ “jazz crawls.” We’re serving up 9+ hours of non-stop jazz, from 5:00 PM – 1:30 AM, with 11 performing groups playing styles ranging from mainstream to the avant-garde, at 5 contiguous venues at the intersection of Atwood and Winnebago on Madison’s Near East Side.
Dalton Gang 5 pm, Harris Lemberg Trio 6:15 pm, Chocolaterian
Madison West HS Smoother Than Butter 5 pm, Goodman Center Live Soundz Ensemble 5:45 pm, Madison East HS Black Music Ensemble 6:30 pm, Monona State Bank outdoor stage
Leman Quartet 7 pm, Lundberg/Fitzpatrick 8 pm, Hanah Jon Taylor Trio 8:30 pm, Thorp's
Mike Cammilleri Organ Trio with Steve Cooper 9 pm, One Barrel Brewing
Ben Ferris, Paul Hastil & Miguen McQuade 11 pm, Lucas Koehler Combo midnight, Alchemy
As you’ll see at www.jazzinmadison.org/strollin, the performance schedule enables you to stroll from venue to venue and catch a variety of performances while patronizing the local businesses that are hosting the music. And as always with the Strollin' series, there's no cover charge at any of the venues.
“Strollin’ Schenk’s Corners” is made possible by sponsorships from Monona State Bank and Prime Urban Properties, support from each of the host venues, and a grant to the Jazz Consortium by the John and Carolyn Peterson Charitable Foundation, as well as promotional support from Isthmus and WORT-FM.