MAC HOSTS JAZZ AT SUNSET AUG. 29

The McAninch Arts Center (MAC) and 90.9 fm WDCB – Public Radio from College of DuPage will sponsor the annual Jazz at Sunset outdoor concert at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, in the MAC Courtyard at the Glen Ellyn campus, 425 Fawell Blvd.

Now in its 18th year, Jazz at Sunset offers jazz fans an opportunity to enjoy live music in an open-air setting and is simulcast on WDCB.

This year’s concert begins at 5:30 p.m. with guitarists Andreas Kapsalis and Goran Ivanovic. Kapsalis, a self-taught player, released his debut album with Andreas Kapsalis Trio in 2004. Ivanovic has appeared on “Chicago Tonight,” Chicago Public Radio and appeared as a guest artist at Carnegie Mellon, Princeton and Cornell universities.

The event continues at 7 p.m. with Sabertooth Jazz Quartet. The group has performed at Chicago’s Green Mill for the last 16 years and with various artists, including Harry Connick Jr.

Led by the renowned jazz trumpeter, Bobby Lewis Sextet takes the stage at 8:30 p.m. to close out this year’s concert. Lewis’ lush style has been featured alongside Curtis Mayfield, Lena Horne, Mel Torme and Ella Fitzgerald.

Tickets are $20 for adults, $18 for seniors and $10 for students and youth. For more information, call the MAC Ticket Office at (630) 942-4000, or visit: www.atthemac.org.

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