Friends of Music support the musical happenings of First Congregational Church (Saginaw, MI). Members are music enthusiasts from the congregation and/or community at large -- members are aficionados of the pipe organ, choral music, chamber music, and the like. The church, which dates to 1868, is acoustically superb. The congregation is affiliated with the United Church of Christ and has recognized excellence and eclecticism in its musical offerings since the 1800’s.
A friend of music at First Congregational Church is someone like you!
FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH 403 South Jefferson Ave. Saginaw, MI 48607
On the evening ofWednesday, June 8, 2011,Saginaw’s historic South Jefferson Avenue will host Jazz on Jefferson, a one night celebration focusing on the vibrant institutions of South Jefferson Avenue. Jazz on Jefferson will begin at 5:00 p.m.Events along the street end at 8:00 p.m., with a free concert by the Robert Lee Revue at First Congregational Church.
Held in the buildings and institutions located on South Jefferson Avenue between Federal and Hoyt, the evening will offer a rich, diverse schedule and will feature a diverse array of performers, a classic and antique car show, house tours, an architectural walking tour and food vendors.
The CastleMuseum Hoyt Library First Congregational Church Team One Credit Union Kingdom Life Ministries
Cathedral of St. Mary of Assumption
First held in 2004, Jazz on Jefferson is a collaborative event sponsored by the members of the South Jefferson Avenue Events and Marketing Committee.Members of the Committee include the Castle Museum of Saginaw County History, Hoyt Public Library, Saginaw Choral Society, First Congregational Church and Neighborhood Renewal Services of Saginaw, Inc., Kingdom Life Ministries, Team One Credit Union.Focusing on the organizations that call Saginaw’s Historic South Jefferson Avenue home, the evening celebrates their diversity, heritage and vibrancy and showcases their resources and the architectural treasures of South Jefferson Avenue. It brings together arts groups and groups not traditionally associated with the arts to create a unique event for the community. This is the seventh year for the program.
Jazz on Jefferson is a participant in Saginaw Celebrates Summer supported by Hemlock Semiconductor.Jazz on Jefferson has received support from an ArtReach grant from Saginaw Arts and Enrichment Commission and Hausbeck Pickles & Peppers.