ARTS FOR ART PRESENTS
Vision Fest 22:
On Memorial Day, May 29, 2017, Arts for Art officially opens Vision Festival 22 at historic Judson Memorial Church in Greenwich Village. This first night will honor Cooper-Moore for his Lifetime of Achievement. The renowned multi-instrumentalist, educator and raconteur Cooper-Moore, is an artist whose music has been informed by his own struggle for freedom and who personifies the ideals upheld by AFA.
AWARD WINNING WRITER, DIRECTOR & PRODUCER
JE’CARYOUS JOHNSON KICKS OFF THE SEQUEL TO HIS
LAST HIT STAGEPLAY “MARRIED BUT SINGLE TOO”
STARRING HOLLYWOOD HITMAKERS
LISARAYE MCCOY, BILL BELLAMY,
CARL ANTHONY PAYNE & AWARD-WINNING
R&B SINGER CHANTE MOORE
Tour Kicks off Valentine’s Day 2017 in Detroit, MI
Los Angeles, CA– December 12, 2016 – While couples like Mary J. Blige and her long time husband, Kendu Isaacs and Keshia Knight Pulliam and Ed Hartwell deal with drama-filled, bitter divorces, while high profile hit couple Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt call it quits after years of marriage,…
RAGING FYAH ANNOUNCES 2017 WORLD TOUR
SUPPORTING TRIBAL SEEDS IN U.S. AND UB40 IN EUROPE
BBC Radio 1 & 1xtra Nominate Band for Toddla T’s Freshman 2017
WATCH New Video “Dash Wata” Below!
Raging Fyah, who continue to make an impact in the recent roots reggae movement sweeping the musical mainstream, announce their 2017 tour plans. The five-piece band will hit the road with Tribal Seeds in the United States and head to Europe in May to support UB40 in support of their latest album Everlasting. Dates below and on www.ragingfyah.com
THIS IS OUR MUSIC PRESENTS The 2017 NYC WINTER JAZZFEST
Celebrating Its 13th Season | January 5-10, 2017
30+ New Acts Added to Previously Announced Lineup Including
SONGS OF FREEDOM with Dee Dee Bridgewater, Theo Bleckmann, Alicia Olatuja & Musical Director: Ulysses Owens, Jr., Arturo O’Farrill Octet, Kendrick Scott Oracle, Omer Avital, Somi, Ben Wendel’s Seasons Band, Scott Tixier, Hazmat Modine & Alash Ensemble, Jaimeo Brown Transcendence, Jim Black, Claudia Acuña, Melissa Aldana, Black Rock Coalition’s Get Down, Ralph Peterson & Aggregate Prime, Amirtha Kidambi’s Elder Ones, Aaron Goldberg & Leon Parker, Nir Felder, Adam Rudolph’s Moving Pictures, Becca Stevens & MANY MORE
CHAKA KHAN DIANA KRALL
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25 / JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER
The Nearness of You Concert
A CANCER RESEARCH FUNDRAISER IN HONOR OF MICHAEL BRECKER
Featuring David Sanborn, Joe Lovano, Ravi Coltrane,
Dave Liebman and very special guests
Tickets On Sale Now
On Wednesday, January 25, 2017, Chaka Khan, Diana Krall, Wynton Marsalis and other special guests will honor the memory of their friend and colleague, 15-time Grammy-winning saxophonist Michael Brecker, at The Nearness of You benefit concert in New York City.
GRAMMY-AWARD WINNING RECORDING ARTIST FRED HAMMOND ALONGSIDE MULTI-AWARD WINNING GOSPEL LEGEND VICKIE WINANS JOIN RECORDING ARTIST TIM BOWMAN JR., ACTORS CLIFTON POWELL, CHRISTIAN KEYES AND SNOOP TO HEADLINE THE T.J. HEMPHILL POWERFUL STAGE PLAY “PERILOUS TIMES” AT BROOKLYN’s KINGS THEATRE APRIL 14th & APRIL 15th, 2017 (EASTER WEEKEND).
(New York, NY – Aprill 3, 2017) – Jammins Events proudly presents the T.J. Hemphill powerful stage play, “Perilous Times” at Brooklyn’s Kings Theatre.
City Parks Foundation announces
Presented by Capital One Bank
Season runs May 16 – September 23
More than 100 FREE Music, Dance, Comedy, Family,
Film and Theater programs
in 16 Parks Across all 5 Boroughs of New York City
April 20, 2016 – New York, NY– City Parks Foundation is proud to announce the 2016 season of SummerStage, New York City’s largest free performing arts festival, bringing more than 100 free performances to Central Park and 15 neighborhood parks throughout the five boroughs.
Kamasi Washington, Robert Glasper,
Al Jarreau, Gilberto Santa Rosa,
Joshua Redman, Christian McBride,
McCoy Tyner, Ron Carter, Roy Haynes,
Scofield / Mehldau / Giuliana,
Rebirth Brass Band, Talib Kweli,
Sangam: Charles Lloyd / Zakir Hussain / Eric Harland,
Arturo Sandoval, Avishai Cohen, Jason Moran & More
New York, NY – April 15, 2016 – With over 100 events in 10 venues throughout New York City, the 2016 Blue Note Jazz Festival will take place June 1-30. Ticket information and a current schedule of events is available on the official website, www.BlueNoteJazzFestival.com. Additional performances, venues, and events will be announced in the coming weeks.
SUN RA ARKESTRA TO HEADLINE 2nd ANNUAL BEACON JAZZ FESTIVAL
SECOND YEAR PRESENTING WORLD-CLASS JAZZ ALONGSIDE HUDSON VALLEYS DISTINCTIVE CRAFT DISTILLERIES, BREWERIES, BEVERAGES & MIXOLOGY BAR
AT BEACON’S PETE & TOSHI SEEGER RIVERFRONT PARK
SATURDAY, JUNE 25, 2 TO 7 PM
BEACON, NY — The legendary cosmic jazz of Sun Ra Arkestra — under the direction of their longtime, nonagenarian alto saxophonist, Marshall Allen — headlines the second annual Beacon Jazz Festival. Sponsored by Birches Associates and once more celebrating this quintessential American music, alongside the distilleries, craft vendors, culture and natural splendor of the Hudson Valley, the second Beacon Jazz Festival will take place on Saturday, June 25 from 2-7 PM at Pete and Toshi Seeger Riverfront Park in Beacon, NY.