Year-round music series aims to reignite jazz culture in Bronzeville

Jazzin' & Jammin' in Bronzeville event headlined by Melody Angel & Friends. (Nadia Adams/MEDILL)

By Nadia Adams Medill Reports The Bronzeville community of Chicago was had a bustling and savvy jazz culture.  Its stages were home to legendary entertainment greats like Louis Armstrong, Nat “King” Cole, Dinah Washington and Quincy Jones. Famous venues like the Sunset Cafe, the Regal Theater and the Savoy Ballroom hosted the most iconic shows […]