8pm Doors/DJ | 9pm Live Music
It's a jam session, it's a dance party, it's a live show — and it always features the hottest talent on the scene!! Sittin' In is the free, monthly jam session at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. Blending edgy horns, choice vinyl, cutting edge MC's and soaring vocalists, each session is unique, led by a stellar lineup of guest hosts and their band of choice.
Highly anticipated vibraphonist, Joel Ross is making waves across the nation. The Chicago native has performed with notable musicians including Herbie Hancock, Wynton Marsalis, Christian McBride, Ambrose Akinmusire, Gerald Clayton, and many others. Ross has performed at venues throughout the United States, France, London, Ukraine and Canada, as well as the Marciac, Monterey and Chicago Jazz Festivals. He’s performed at venues such as Duc des Lombards, Ronnie Scott’s, The Jazz Gallery, Jazz At Lincoln Center, SF Jazz, The Jazz Showcase and a host of others. Currently residing in New York, Ross also leads his own group, Good Vibes, consisting of a rotating roster of his peers.
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The Kimmel Center gratefully acknowledges Coca-Cola Refreshments for their generous support of Sittin' In.