Jazzmobile Summerfest 2011 – Cool Free Jazz In Harlem Now Through Aug. 31
Jazzmobile, Inc.is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) art and culture organization based on 127th street in Harlem. It’s mission is to present, preserve, promote and propagate Jazz, America’s Classical music.
This year’s Jazzmobile Summerfest 2011 is presented by Chase and runs through Wednesday, August 31.
Sponsors include The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce, Harlem Arts Alliance, NYCulture, NYSCA, Steinway & Sons, City of New York Parks & Recreation, WBGO Jazz 88.3FM.
Schedule Featuring Hand-Picked Song Selections Available on iTunes
Mon Jul 18 7pm Manhattan
Stuyvesant Cove Park -20th St. & FDR Dr.
HOST: Stuyvesant Cove Park Association
Tue Jul 19 7pm Manhattan
47th St between 9th & 10th Ave
Host: 47th St/48th St Block Assoc
Thu Jul 28 7:30pm Manhattan
Taylor Made: Three Pianos A Birthday Tribute to Dr. Billy Taylor
Barry Harris, Eric Reed, &Christian Sands with Winard Harper & Chip Jackson, Cecil Bridgewater, Craig Harris, Tia Fuller, & Melba Joyce
Damrosch Park Bandshell-62nd St. betw. Columbus & Amsterdam Ave.
Host: Lincoln Center Out of Doors
Sat Jul 30 2pm Manhattan
Great Jazz on the Great Hill A Swing Dance Party with the
GEORGE GEE SWING ORCHESTRA Jazz Vocal Competition Winners Brianna Thomas (’09), and Pete McGuiness (’10), Alyson Williams (MC)
Central Park-Enter at W. 106th St & Duke Ellington Blvd.
SWING DANCE WORKSHOP w/ Clyde Wilder Host: Jazzmobile in Partnership with the Central Park Conservancy
Tue Aug 2 7pm Brooklyn
Brooklyn Bridge Park- Pier 1,
Harbor View Lawn (42 Furman Ave)
Host: Brooklyn Bridge Park
Wed Aug 3 7pm Harlem
Ray Mantilla/Good Vibration Band
Grant’s Tomb Riverside Dr & 122nd St
Host: Jazzmobile, Inc.
Thu Aug 4 7pm Corona
Louis Armstrong House- 34-56 107th St
Host: Louis Armstrong House
Fri Aug 26 7pm Harlem
WYCLIFFE GORDON Premier of “Within Our Gates”
Wycliffe Gordon Composer
A Jazzmobile Commission
Location to follow
Project support provided by: MapFund, Chamber Music America, Doris Duke Foundation