The Summit Federal Credit Union to sponsor free “Jazz at the Beach” series presented by Jazz90.1 and the Ontario Beach Park Committee

ROCHESTER, NY (April 17, 2024) — For the second year in a row, The Summit Federal Credit Union will be sponsoring Jazz at the Beach, a FREE series of monthly jazz concerts from May through November presented by Jazz90.1 and the Ontario Beach Park Committee.  All performances begin at 7:00 pm and take place on the second Tuesday of each month at Tropix4775 Lake Avenue, Rochester, NY 14612.

Jazz at the Beach will feature a wide variety of local and nationally recognized jazz artists. The Bill Tiberio Band will perform on Tuesday, May 14th. Ann Mitchell Jazz, the Laura Dubin Trio, Paradigm Shift, The Darryl Parker Quartet; Grammy-nominee Jimmie Highsmith, Jr; and the Bob Sneider Trio will perform at concerts from June through November.

Admission to these family-friendly concerts is FREE. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

“The Summit enjoys a robust relationship with Jazz90.1. We are delighted to again sponsor this popular series of FREE concerts and to work with the station and the Ontario Beach Park Committee,” said Twanda Christensen, Vice President of Marketing and Community Engagement for The Summit. “These are wonderful events to share with the entire family and, at the same time, shine the light on some of Rochester’s best musicians, and elevate our community.”

“Jazz90.1 and The Ontario Beach Park Program Committee are excited to continue this free concert series for a third year,” commented Rob Linton, Jazz90.1 Station Manager. “This effort is part of our goal to provide free community jazz, blues, and big band concerts year-round in Rochester. We’re honored to have the support from The Summit Federal Credit Union as our title sponsor. We look forward to seeing the community at the beach!”

“We are excited to add Summit Federal Credit Union to our family of sponsors, said James Farr, Chairman of the Ontario Beach Park Committee. “For almost 40 years the Ontario Beach Park Program Committee has relied on support from local businesses to help fund free, family entertainment at the beach and port and joining with The Summit as a title sponsor for this exciting jazz series, featuring local artists, continues that tradition.”

Performance Schedule:

Jazz90.1 and the Ontario Beach Park Committee present Jazz at the Beach
Sponsored by The Summit Federal Credit Union at Tropix, 4775 Lake Ave., Rochester, NY 14612
Performances begin at 7:00 pm

 May 14 – Bill Tiberio Band
June 11 – Ann Mitchell Jazz
July 9 – Laura Dubin Trio
August 13 – Paradigm Shift
September 10 – The Daryl Parker Quartet
October 8 – Jimmie Highsmith, Jr.
November 12 – The Bob Sneider Trio

About The Summit Federal Credit Union

Founded in 1941, The Summit Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit, member-owned, full-service financial cooperative. With over $1.3 billion in assets, The Summit has over 230 employees and provides a full range of affordable financial products and services to over 93,000 active members in Central New York, the Finger Lakes Region, and Western New York.   The Summit is dedicated to the rich diversity of the communities that they serve. You will regularly see their staff out and about in the community supporting other not-for-profit organizations that share their mission and values. For more information, visit


Dawn Kellogg
Public Relations and Community Engagement Specialist
Office: (585) 453-7058 Cell: (585) 330-2363

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