Jackson Concert Series 2024 Upcoming Season Schedule

All concerts are held at Wesley Methodist Church in Muscatine and are free and open to the public - no tickets required. Doors open at 6:30pm for evening concerts. Doors will be locked 10 minutes after performance begins.

April 18, 2024 @ 2pm - Wanees Zarour

May 16, 2024 @ 2pm - Daniel Pak

July 29, 2024 @ 7:30pm - Josh Duffee and his Big Band

Wanees Zarour

Wanees, a Palestinian-American multi-instrumentalist, currently directs the Middle East Music Ensemble at the University of Chicago, a 60-piece orchestra that performs Arab, Turkish and Persian music. Wanees’s music combines elements of maqam, jazz, funk and latin music with complex grooves. This concert is offered in partnership with the Quad City Arts Visiting Artist Series.

Daniel Pak

Originally from the island of O`ahu, Daniel Pak is a singer, songwriter, and producer residing in Seattle, Washington. Pak is also the co-founder and executive director of Totem Star, a nonprofit youth record label that for twelve years has supported the artistic development and mentorship of nearly 5,000 aspiring young recording artists in the greater Seattle area. This concert is presented in partnership with the Quad City Arts Visiting Artist Series.

Josh Duffee

Josh Duffee and his Big Band return for their annual Jackson concert with a program entitled “Drummer’s Delight” - The Music of Gene Krupa, Buddy Rich, and Louie Bellson. Duffee will appear at the Bix Beiderbecke Jazz Festival in Davenport August 1-3, 2024.