Tuesdays on the Terrace: Tammy McCann with Mike Allemana



Tuesdays are always FREE for Illinois residents.

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Tammy McCann Photo: Mary Rafferty


Tammy McCann is a story teller who draws emotion from and makes connections with here audiences worldwide. Her powerful, sultry, and emotionally charged voice paints pictures and tells stories by merging classical vocal technique and gospel aesthetic with jazz to create a sound that is completely her own. She is an internationally recognized jazz vocalist and is currently artist in residence for the Music Institute of Chicago. The Chicago Tribune has named her best Jazz Vocal Performance four years running. She is joined at the MCA by guitarist Mike Allemana.

Tuesdays on the Terrace

Enjoy an evening of free music on the MCA's Anne and John Kern Terrace Garden with our annual summer performance series highlighting artists from Chicago's internationally renowned jazz community.

Dine on our terrace and enjoy a buffet, which features a changing menu of themed dishes using fresh, locally grown produce from the SOAR Farmers Market. Reserve a table by calling 312-397-3805. The buffet is $27 per person.

For a more impromptu evening, open seating is available on our terrace or bring a blanket to relax on the lawn. Food may be purchased from our outdoor grill along with cold beverages, wine, and seasonal cocktails from the bar in the sculpture garden.

Sorry, outside food and beverages are not allowed.

In case of rain, the event takes place inside the MCA Café.


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