7th Annual Red Hook Jazz Festival
Sunday, June 15, 2014
1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
This event repeats every week on Sunday between 6/8/2014 and 6/15/2014.
Please join Brooklyn's Urban Meadow Community Garden for the 7th annual Red Hook Jazz Festival!
As part of its continuing grassroots tradition, the RHJF is a 100% volunteer-run event that remains committed to being uniquely artist and community focused. It is dedicated to the support of the great music of jazz, the musicians who perform it and to bringing new individuals to the singular community-run resource that is the Urban Meadow Community Garden.
This dedication is clearly shared by those audiences who have come from around the world over the last six years to the Waterfront District of Red Hook, Brooklyn to hear exceptional artistry performed in a comfortable, unpretentious and beautiful urban ecological education center and botanical oasis near the docks along the East River.
2014 promises to be the most exciting year yet for the Red Hook Jazz Festival, featuring ten remarkable ensembles, all representing the incredible variety and history of this great American music.
June 8 Lineup:
Azares: Jean Carla Rodea - vocals, Ryan Ferreira - guitar, Joe Morris - guitar, Pascal Niggenkemper - bass, Gerald Cleaver - drums
Ralph Alessi Trio: Ralph Alessi - trumpet, Drew Gress - bass, Mark Ferber - drums
Amanda Monaco's Deathblow: Amanda Monaco - guitar, Michael Attias - alto saxophone, Sean Conly - bass, Satoshi Takeishi - drums
Harris Eisenstadt Aberikula: Vincent Chancey - french horn, Sara Serpa - voice, Chris Washburne - bass trombone, Nate Wooley - trumpet, Harris Eisenstadt - drums, arrangements
International Brass & Membrane Corps: Ted Daniel - trumpet, cornet, Jospeh Daley - tuba, Charles Burnham - viloin, Newman Taylor Baker - drums
June 15 Lineup
The Museum Band of Teeth and Respect: Josh Rutner - tenor saxophone, Red Wierenga - keyboard, Dan Loomis - bass, Jared Schonig - drums
Welf Dorr Unit: Welf Dorr - alto saxophone, bass clarinet, Dave Ross - guitar, Dmitry Ishenko - bass, Joe Hertenstein - drums
George Coleman and The Rivington Project: George Coleman - drums, Brian Charette - organ, Mike DiRubbo - alto saxophone
Gene Ess & Fractal Attraction: Gene Ess - guitar, Thana Alexa - voice, Gabriel Guerrero - keyboard, Thomson Kneeland - bass, Chris Beck - drums
DECAY: Tim Berne - alto saxophone, Ryan Ferreira - guitar, Michael Formanek - bass, Ches Smith - drums