The Choro, Caipira and Samba music of Brazil is showcased Tempero Brasileiro, Arcomusical and in Chicago Samba. We will have a Samba Parade marching thru the grounds, and even a clinic on samba dancing and percussion playing, so the whole community can join in!
Finally with Neusa Sauer and Som Brazil we will honor the late Chicago-based Brazilian Pianist Breno Sauer.
The diversity of art and culture in the Chicago area is unparalleled, and I am overjoyed to bring these wonderful musicians right to our Main Street downtown Glen Ellyn.”
Fareed Haque – Artistic Director
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THIS IS A MUST SEE MASTERCLASS!!
We are honored to host Dr. Gregory Beyer (Head of Percussion Studies at NIU) and Arcomusical here at Bellas Artes. This event will give you an opportunity to hear, meet, and learn (hands on!) from Main Stage performers from Glen Ellyn’s JazzUp Festival! How cool is that?!
WE LOVE WORLD MUSIC! And we believe all of our students should be exposed to all the amazing music our planet has to offer.
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Brazilian pianist/composer Breno Sauer of Som Brazil, one of the most important figures in Brazilian music in Chicago for the past 30 years, passed away last year. Breno’s wife Neusa, a singer with Som Brazil, has arranged a tribute to her late husband to be performed during this year’s Jazz Up Glen Ellyn, a welcome and important addition to our festival.
Crowne Plaza Lombard Downers Grove
Jazz Up Glen Ellyn
Saturday July 14, 2018
Just a short train ride from Chicago, Jazz Fest lets you enjoy the finest in music surrounded by the charm of the downtown treasure, the Village of Glen Ellyn.
Package includes deluxe accommodations at Crowne Plaza in queen or king room, complimentary pre-arranged, round-trip shuttle service, complimentary hotel parking, late check out, breakfast for two and a picnic service to tantalize your taste buds from Marché in downtown Glen Ellyn. Picnic box includes artisan cheese and charcuterie with accompaniments for two and two glasses of wine.
Packages range from $99 – $139.
Call 630-613-1239 and mention Jazz Fest package to book your stay today!
Available Weekends only