JUNE AT THE NATIONAL JAZZ MUSEUM IN HARLEM
(Published: June 11, 2007)
The National Jazz Museum in Harlem
104 East 126th Street, Suite 2D
New York, NY 10035
Billy Bang, George Avakian, The Jazz Museum in Harlem Big Band, Frankie Manning plus free classes, jam sessions and dancing!
JAZZ FOR CURIOUS LISTENERS
a free jazz education course Please register at:
Tuesday, 6/12 @ 7 p.m.
JAZZ FOR CURIOUS LISTENERS continues with a special visit from legendary record producer GEORGE AVAKIAN, held at the Metropolitan Methodist Church (126th St/ Madison)
Tuesdays, 6/19 and 26 @ 7 p.m.
JAZZ FOR CURIOUS LISTENERS continues its on-going series on BILLIE HOLIDAY hosted by Loren Schoenberg, held at the Metropolitan Methodist Church (126th St/ Madison).
HARLEM SPEAKS and a preview of JAZZ FOR CURIOUS DANCERS
(a free interview series dedicated to Harlem legends; please RSVP at 212.348.8300)
The Harlem Speaks series, supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, is produced by the Jazz Museum in Harlem's Executive Director, Loren Schoenberg, Co-Director Christian McBride, and Greg Thomas Associates.
Thursday, 6/14 @ 6:30 p.m.
Scheduled guest Nat Hentoff has asked to reschedule his interview, so we will host a free concert/jam session featuring outstanding young talent from around NYC.
This will be held at the offices of The National Jazz Museum in Harlem 104 East 126th Street, Suite 2D, New York, NY 10035 212 348-8300.
Friday 6/29 @ 7:00 p.m.
Join us for a special event as we interview Frankie Manning, the creator of many classic swing dances, and his biographer Cynthia Millman about his legendary six decades in show business and the publication of "Frankie Manning: Ambassador of Lindy Hop" (co-written with Cynthia Millman). This will be followed by a live swing dance featuring the JAZZ MUSEUM IN HARLEM BIG BAND and guest dancers/artists.
This event is being held at the Riverside Church 490 Riverside Drive (between 120th and 122nd Streets) New York, NY 10027 212-870-6700, please RSVP at 212.348.8300.
HARLEM IN THE HIMALAYAS
This longstanding collaboration with the Rubin Museum of Art (rmanyc.org) concludes its Spring 2007 schedule with violinist Billy Bang and his ensemble. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 day of performance.
Friday, 6/15 @ 7 p.m.
Box Office: 212.620.5000 ext. 344
Rubin Museum of Art
150 West 17th Street
New York NY 10011
More Information: http://jazzmuseuminharlem.org
Submitted By: JMIH