May 7th, 2010 by omar , No CommentsPrint This Post
It’s that time again…check out the details on tonight’s festivities at The Bronx Museum of The Arts below…
First Fridays! @ The Bronx Museum presents:
And the beat goes on! A Jazz Night with Dr Valerie Capers.
The Capers Family: A Bronx Jazz Story.
Interactive Presentation and Lecture by Maxine Gordon,
Senior Interviewer and Jazz Researcher for the
Bronx African American History Project.
Introduction by Dr Mark Naison,
Professor of History and African American Studies at Fordham University;
Principal Investigator, Bronx African American History Project.
Live performance by Dr. Valerie Capers
& Her jazz ensemble consisting of:
Alan Givens, saxophone & flute
Mark Marino, guitar
John Robinson, bass
Earl Williams, drums and special guest artist,
Pito Castillo, Latin percussion.
They will be playing music inspired by the Civil Rights Movement (1960-1968).
The Bronx Museum of the Arts
1040 Grand Concourse,
Bronx, New York 10456.
Check out the full info here: First Fridays! @ The Bronx Museum.