The West Oak Lane Festival is moving indoors – to the Keswick Theatre! For one low general admission price of $43 enjoy over six hours of non-stop music and celebration. The West Oak Lane Festival at the Keswick is produced by OARC.
All proceeds benefit OARC, a 501(c)(3) non profit organization.
Roy Ayers, Bobbi Humphrey, Carol Riddick, Urban Guerilla Orchestra and The Philadelphia Senior Youth Band are coming together to celebrate “keeping communities alive,” at this year’s West Oak Lane Festival at the Keswick. This stellar mix of artists ranging from Jazz to R&B, and Neo-Soul will take to the Keswick stage, each with their own bands, for one day of non-stop music “for the community”.
“Everybody Loves the Sunshine,” vibraphonist Roy Ayers’, signature award- winning hit sums up Roy’s feelings for West Oak Lane as this will mark his fourth performance at the festival. Flutist, Bobbi Humphrey is looking forward to reconnecting with her Philly fans as she brings them back to “ Harlem River Drive.” And Philadelphia native and songstress Carol Riddick, who launched her career with Jill Scott will bring some neo-soul in the house. Urban Guerilla Orchestra will bring the audience to their feet can’t help but dance tunes. And finally, the Philadelphia Clef Club Senior Youth Band will showcase their superior talent as emerging jazz musicians and confirm West Oak Lane’s commitment to supporting youth in the community.
Listen to “Harlem River Drive” by Bobbi Humphrey:03 – Harlem River Drive(1)
Listen to “Everybody Loves the Sunshine” by RoyAyers: 08 – Everybody Loves The Sunshine
Show/Performer Schedule (Subject to change):
2:30 - Opening Remarks
2:50p -Urban Guerilla Orchestra
4:00p –Clef Club Senior Youth Band
4:45p – Carol Riddick
6:15p – Bobbi Humphrey
8:00p – Roy Ayers
Thanks to sponsor: WRTI
The Keswick Theatre is nationally-recognized as the most acoustically-perfect listening room in the region.