Phil Pilcher featured in ‘Jazz at Emerson’ Feb. 20

Online Staff Report

Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center’s next “Jazz at Emerson” concert with Phil Pilcher will take place at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 20, at the historic Emerson House on the Mendelssohn PAC campus, 420 N. Main St., Rockford.

For this concert, Mendelssohn is bringing back Phil Pilcher, who will be playing a program featuring “Hotel Jazz.”

Jazz at Emerson” is held the third Thursday of each month, from 5:30 to 7 p.m., at the Emerson House in the heart of Rockford’s cultural corridor. Concertgoers can enjoy the swinging sounds of jazz, relax with a glass of wine and light refreshments, and meet the performers after the program. Doors open at 5 p.m. Seating is limited.

Admission: $10 for adults, $5 for students. Proceeds will benefit the musicians and the Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center. Tickets are available online at, by phone (815-964-9713), at the Mendelssohn PAC Box Office (406 N. Main St., Rockford) and at the door of the concert.

Posted Feb. 19, 2014 

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