(WXYZ) - Huntington Bank's Sunset in the City Series presents Alexander Zonjic and Friends, featuring the Motor City Horns, playing a free summer concert at Campus Martius Park on Thursday, July 18. Music runs from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
The beautiful park and public square with state of the art stage is located at 800 Woodward Avenue at the corner of Michigan Avenue and Cadillac Square. Seating is available along with plenty of space for lawn chairs.
Flutist Alexander Zonjic is a jazz favorite across the country for his cool jazz grooves and exciting shows. He has shared the stage with such greats as Kenny G, Jeff Lorber and Keiko Matsui. He currently hosts a syndicated radio show called Alexander Zonjic from A to Z that airs on Canadian radio and WVMV's HD2 Channel. He won the 2010 Album of the Year and Broadcaster of the Year at the Canadian Smooth Jazz Awards. In addition to performing in one hundred concerts a year, he is the artistic of numerous music festivals.
The Motor City Horns are among Detroit's most versatile musicians. Individually, MCH members have worked with a variety of artists, bands, and orchestras including: Justin Timberlake , The Temptations , The Four Tops , The Detroit Symphony Orchestra , and Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble. As a group, they have joined forces with Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (2006 – 2007 Face The Promise Tour , as well as Clarence Clemons and the Temple of Soul as well as Alexander Zonjic