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Free Jazz at Inn Yard Park

September 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Summer Jazz Series honoring Jeff “Mr Jazz” Duperon!

Councilman Curtis Jones presents the 2nd Jazz in the Park at Inn Yard Park on Thursday Sept 19th from 6 – 7:30 pm.

This free concert features saxaphonist Hiruy (Henry) Tirfe:

Hiruy (Henry) Tirfe is a musician/saxophonist born in Philadelphia and raised in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania. At only 23 years of age, Tirfe had amazing opportunities to perform with artists of all genres of music. Some artists include Joey DeFrancesco, Chill Moody, Solange Knowles, Eric Roberson, Jay Bratten, Robin Eubanks, The Roots, Ted Nash, Killiam Shakespeare, Bilal Oliver, and many others. Venues that Tirfe performed at include Radio City Music Hall, Made in America Festival, AfroPunk Festival, 2017 NFL Draft, Monterey Jazz Festival, John F. Kennedy Center, NPR Tiny Desk Series, etc. When Tirfe isn’t on the stage, he is in the studio working with many different artists and bands. Some artists that Tirfe has recorded with are Tre Lambert, Ashle Renee, The Ferebee Sisters, Makadi and many others including his own project. 

Tirfe graduated from the University of The Arts with a bachelor’s in saxophone performance and a minor in music education. He is completing his master’s degree this May of 2018. With all things music and education, Tirfe also has his own clothing line: “Everythings KILLIN” which has been worn internationally as well as on television appearing on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Tirfe uses his clothing line to promote positivity and let people from around the world understand that whatever you have in your life, you must appreciate. Hence the brand “Everythings KILLIN.” 

Bring a blanket or chair & enjoy this talented musician and his band!

Organizer

Friends of Inn Yard Park
Phone:
215-413-1141
Email:
jmartell@att.net

Venue

Inn Yard Park
4208 - 52 Ridge Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19129 United States
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