- July 8, 2022
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Jazz at St. Andrews Community Music Festival Is Back in Los Angeles for Their Annual Jazz Festival
Celebrating the History and Culture of Jazz
LOS ANGELES, July 10, 2022 – The annual Jazz festival (https://www.jazzatstandrews.com/)
at St. Andrews Recreation Center is back for another year. Join us July 10, 2022 from 11am – 5pm PDT for cool prizes, games, live jazz bands and vendors. This festival is presented by the City of Los Angeles and co-hosted by Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson (https://www.marqueeceharris-
dawson.com/) and the Empowerment Congress Southwest Area Neighborhood Development Council. Some activities will include a singing and dancing competition, face painting, and a variety of games. There will be live performances by Mike Phillips
, Melena (https://melena.com/biography-1
), Susan Carol (https://www.facebook.com/susancarolmusicdotcom/
), Soulful of Noise (https://soulfulofnoise.com/)
, and the Washington Prep High School (https://washingtonprephs-
alumni jazz band. This annual family-friendly event celebrates the tradition of jazz and will include a Children's Village to help keep children busy with fun and creative activities. The Vendors Village will include representatives from local governments and non-profits offering resource information and food trucks and merchants offering a variety of food and merchandise for purchase.
"We're ecstatic to celebrate another year of the Jazz at St. Andrews music festival. Anytime our community can gather for a community event, it's a time worth celebrating, especially coming out of the pandemic." - Marqueece Harris-DawsonAbout Marqueece Harris-Dawson
City Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson (https://www.marqueeceharris-
dawson.com/) proudly represents the 8th District of Los Angeles and chairs the City's Planning Land Use and Management Committee. He introduced policies that combat homelessness, create quality jobs, clean streets, and encourage community policing. Marqueece strongly believes in the community's power to create a better tomorrow through organizing and working together.
Jazz at St. Andrews Community Music Festival (https://www.jazzatstandrews.com/)
is presented by the City of Los Angeles and co-hosted by Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson and the Empowerment Congress Southwest Area Neighborhood Development Council, this annual event celebrates the tradition of jazz setting the stage for a fun day at the neighborhood park. The Empowerment Congress Central Area NDC is a city-certified local group made up of people who live, work, own property or have some other connection to our neighborhood. Neighborhood Council Board Members are elected or selected to their positions by the neighborhoods themselves.