Sykes Piano Studio’s annual Spring Recital, celebrating the year’s accomplishments, this year at Rose Arbor Senior Community in Maple Grove on May 19, 2019.    Twenty-one performers graced the stage!

In Concert: Wild Honey and the Locusts (Cheri Sykes’ gospel/jazz combo), Sunday, April 7, 3:00pm. Favorite hymns and spirituals, styled in Stevie Wonder funk, jazz standard, latin salsa, Basie swing, pop ballad, and barn-burner black gospel. Expect some high energy inspiration! First Presbyterian Church of Hastings, 602 Vermillion Street. Free will offering. Hope to see you there!

Hey, jazz fans! I’m performing with the all-female Swing Sisterhood Big Band, 8pm Thursday, November 15, Jazz Central Studios, 407 Central Ave SE Minneapolis. Promises to be a hot event featuring a number of original works by band-members! Alcohol-free; Young listeners welcome!