Tuesdays on the Terrace: Charles Heath Quartet

  • Anne & John Kern Terrace Garden
    Outer east side of the MCA, accessible via the back gate and the Commons
    220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611


Tuesdays are always FREE for Illinois residents.

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Charles Heath Quartet
Photo: Scott Hesse


Chicago nataive, Charles “Rick” Heath IV is a versatile and renowned musician, educator, and producer from local to international levels. Currently, Heath serves as the drummer for piano jazz legend Ramsey Lewis and is the producer and founder of the (nfp) Ken Chaney Scholarship Fund which is designed to assist young jazz musicians attend jazz camps throughout the country, help with their college tuition, and maintain a free monthly mentorship jam session for young musicians and the community.

Joining Heath for the set are Isaiah Collier on sax, Jeremiah Hunt on bass, and Alejandro Vierde on piano.

In case of rain, the event takes place inside the MCA's Kovler Atrium.

Our annual summer performance series highlights artists from Chicago's internationally renowned jazz community.


WDCB 90.9 is the Media Sponsor of Tuesdays on the Terrace.

Tuesdays on the Terrace is made possible in part by a generous gift from Luminarts Cultural Foundation, supported by Cherilyn and Michael Murer.