- Special collaboration in celebration of Black History Month
- Table Rock House Restaurant will transform into the world’s grandest jazz club for an evening exploring Black music history with Carlos Morgan
Niagara Falls, ON – Niagara Parks is partnering with TD Niagara Jazz Festival to host an evening with musician and music educator, Carlos Morgan, at Table Rock House Restaurant on Thursday, February 15, as part of the Twilight Jazz and Blues Series: Celebrating Black History Month.
Carlos Morgan, a dynamic Soul, R&B, and Jazz singer and music educator will take audiences through a timeline of some of the best, yet widely unknown Black artists who continue to make outstanding contributions to the Canadian music industry.
Morgan is a Solroc Music recording artist and a talented, multi-award-winning singer, songwriter, producer, recording artist, music educator, and CEO, Founder, and owner of the Carll Parkes Collection, a black-owned lifestyle brand.
During the performance, Table Rock House Restaurant will feature a special prix fixe menu priced at $60 per person, which includes choice of one starter, entrée and dessert. Tickets can be purchased for the concert and prix fixe dinner together or tickets can be purchased for the concert separately. For more information, please visit niagaraparks.com/jazznight
Date: Thursday, February 15, 2024
Time: 6:00 – 10:00 p.m. (doors open at 5:30 p.m.)
Location: Table Rock House Restaurant
6650 Niagara Parkway, Niagara Falls
Parking: Free with ticket purchase
Tickets: To purchase tickets, please visit niagarajazzfestival.com/events
Media Assets are available here.
“We are proud to partner with TD Niagara Jazz Festival to host this special event in honour of Black History Month. Niagara Parks lands along the Niagara River hold a rich and significant Black history and this event at Table Rock House Restaurant will add another layer to the story, exploring more modern themes related to Black music history as presented by Carlos Morgan.” – April Jeffs, Chair of the Niagara Parks Commission
“I am proud of the special partnership that the Niagara Parks Commission has forged with the TD Niagara Jazz Festival. The natural beauty of Niagara Falls provides the perfect backdrop to complement the dynamic sounds of Carlos Morgan, creating what is certain to be an unforgettable experience for locals and visitors alike.” – Neil Lumsden, Ontario Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport
“It is our absolute pleasure to be partnering with Niagara Parks for this very special presentation and concert during Black History Month. Carlos possesses extensive knowledge about the history of Black music in Canada, and we are thrilled to have him share this with us. As an outstanding performer, Carlos also promises to enchant the audience and create a truly delightful experience for everyone with his R&B Jazz Songbook. I am confident that we will all learn a little something along the way.” – Juliet Dunn, Festival Co-Creator and Executive Artistic Producer
About TD Niagara Jazz Festival
TD Niagara Jazz Festival is an award-winning not-for-profit music festival dedicated to celebrating jazz and world music throughout the year with a summer festival in June. Now in its 11th season, the festival aims to inspire, educate, and develop jazz audiences by combining live music with an immersive Niagara experience: food, wine, culture, attractions, and natural wonders.
About Niagara Parks
Since its establishment in 1885, Niagara Parks has remained a self-financed agency of the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, entrusted to preserve and protect the land surrounding Niagara Falls and the Niagara River. Today, Niagara Parks boasts gardens, a horticulture school, recreation, golf courses, restaurants, heritage and historic sites, gift shops and, of course, Niagara Falls. In short, natural landscapes, history, family fun, hiking, culinary delights, attractions and adventure.
For more information, please visit niagaraparks.com or contact:
Katy Wassenaar, Manager, Public Affairs
(905) 356-2241 ext. 2224