Sunday Aug 11
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Enjoy a high energy performance with a hip hop flair by the Tim Warfield Organ Band featuring Terell Stafford, Pat Bianchi, Byron Landham, and Daniel Sadownick!

 

Celebrate Philly’s finest jazz musicians the second Sunday of each month at Spruce Street Harbor Park Sustained by Univest. Enjoy free performances afternoons through twilight all summer long, while munching on eats by Franklin Fountain, Chickie's and Pete's, Garces, and Hip City Veg and sipping drinks from the beer garden or barge bar! #MyPhillyWaterfront

This event is presented by the City's Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy as part of Performances in Public Spaces, a summer series of FREE cultural performances in parks and plazas across Philadelphia neighborhoods. From May through October, the annual series presents arts and culture experiences in local outdoor spaces. All Performances in Public Spaces are free and open to the public. Registration is encouraged to receive information about future performances, but not required. To find more free Performances in Public Spaces events, visit creativephl.org/pps.

 

About Tim Warfield:

Warfield picked up alto saxophone when he was nine years old, and switched to tenor when he was a teenager. After a short period at Howard University he became a jazz musician full-time. He worked with Marlon Jordan, the Tough Young Tenors, and Jazz Futures in the early 1990s, and played with Shirley Scott in the house band for Bill Cosby's show You Bet Your Life.[1] Later in the 1990s he worked with Jimmy Smith Christian McBride and Nicholas Payton; other associations include work with Donald Byrd, Michele Rosewoman, Dizzy Gillespie, Isaac hayes, Charles Fambrough, Orrin Evans, Joey Defrancesco, and Danilo Perez. His releases as a leader include Jazz Is... (Criss Cross Jazz, 1997), which included Clarence Penn, Cyrus Chestnut, Nicholas Payton, Stefon Harris, and Tarus Mateen as sidemen. He is a member of the Terell Stafford quintet.

To learn more about Tim Warfield visit www.timwarfieldmusic.com or follow him on Instagram @jazzy_gentleman or Facebeook.

 

Free and open to the public.

Dogs on leashes welcome.

Wheelchair accessible.

 

 

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