Marcus Garvey Park
>Arts, Culture & Fun: Jazz Concert with Jackie Williams Quartet
Thursday, May 9, 2019
6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
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Join us for live jazz concerts with world-class musicians from the Jazz Foundation of America. This spring, we have a great selection of bands performing jazz, blues, and R&B.
Enjoy a free concert with Jackie Williams, one of NYC's greatest living swing drummers. He is a veteran of groups led by Doc Cheatham, Illinois Jacquet, Jay McShann, and Junior Mance. In recent years, he has worked extensively with the Harlem Blues & Jazz Band and the Jazz Foundation's Jazz in the Schools program.
Join us for 6 weeks of live jazz and blues concerts every Thursday night!
- 4/25 - Paula Hampton
- 5/2 - Cecil Morgan
- 5/9 - Jackie Williams Quartet
- 5/16 - Annette St. John
- 5/23 - Marjorie Eliot & Friends
- 5/30 - Arthur Green
The events are free but let us know you're coming. RSVP to jazzpelham.eventbrite.com.
Presented by the Jazz Foundation of America, with partial support from the National Endowment for the Arts, New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.
Directions to Marcus Garvey Park
Know Before You Go
Pelham Fritz Recreation Center
On Monday, May 27, 2019, the center will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.
Anticipated Completion: 05/27/2019
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