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Brazosport Area Chamber of Commerce 75th Annual Banquet
February 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Brazosport Area Chamber of Commerce will host its 75th Annual Banquet on Thursday, February 20th with a social at 6:00 p.m. and dinner at 7:00 p.m. at the Dow Academic Center with featured entertainment by Jazz Sunday.
Jazz Sunday was formed to lead a worship service in 1990 at Christ Lutheran Church in Lake Jackson. Since that time they have led jazz worship services and performed concerts, banquets, and dances in Texas and throughout the country including national events in Columbus, Ohio and New Orleans, Louisiana. Their repertoire includes jazz arrangements of hymns and spirituals as well standards from The Great American Songbook. Jazz Sunday has released four CD’s with their most recent being “Rejoice and Sing” which was recorded live at The Clarion at Brazosport College.
Richard Birk is the leader and trombonist of Jazz Sunday. He writes the arrangements and compositions for the group. Richard’s “day job” is Coordinator of Music at Brazosport College where he has taught for thirty-five years.
Ellen Rogers is Jazz Sunday’s vocalist and hails originally from New Orleans. Ellen is the Music Director and Development Coordinator at Unity Church of the Bay Area in League City and can oftentimes be heard at Houston jazz venues including Ovations in the Rice Village.
Tickets are $75.00 each for members, $85.00 for future members and a reserved table for 10 is $850.00. Reservations can be made on our website (www.brazosport.org), or by contacting the Chamber office at 979-285-2501, or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.