National Jazz Museum in Harlem October 2013 Schedule of Events

The National Jazz Museum in Harlem announced its October 2013 schedule of events which will give special attention to some of the more unusual instruments in the jazz instrument family. “With a focus on eccentric sounds in jazz, we are excited to present a month of programming highlighting a number of unconventional and virtuosic artists of the mandolin, tambin flute, ngoni, didgeridoo, sarrusophone, French horn and more.”

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National Jazz Museum in Harlem October 2013 Schedule of Events

Tuesday, October 1
Jazz for Curious Listeners
The Evolution of the Jazz Mandolin with Tim Porter “Once Upon a Time”

7:00 – 8:30pm
Location: The National Jazz Museum in Harlem
104 East 126th Street, Suite 2C
Donation Suggested | For more information: 212-348-8300

Friday, October 4
Harlem in the Himalayas
FFEAR

7:00pm
Location: Rubin Museum of Art
150 West 17th Street
$20/Door $18/Advance | For more information: rmanyc.org

Tuesday, October 8
Jazz for Curious Listeners
The Evolution of the Jazz Mandolin with Tim Porter “Two Step” Ragtime and Choro

7:00 – 8:30pm
Location: The National Jazz Museum in Harlem
104 East 126th Street, Suite 2C
Donation Suggested | For more information: 212-348-8300

Wednesday, October 9
Special Event
ImproviNation: An Evening with OneBeat on Freestyling Across the Globe and Around the Block

7:00 – 8:30pm
Location: The National Jazz Museum in Harlem
104 East 126th Street, Suite 2C
Donation Suggested | For more information: 212-348-8300

Thursday, October 10
Parallax Conversation Series
Snehasish Mozumder and Sylvain Leroux

7:00 – 8:30pm
Location: The National Jazz Museum in Harlem
104 East 126th Street, Suite 2C
Donation Suggested | For more information: 212-348-8300

Tuesday, October 15
Jazz for Curious Listeners
The Evolution of the Jazz Mandolin with Tim Porter “The Mandolins are coming! The Roaring 20’s to the Big War”

7:00 – 8:30pm
Location: The National Jazz Museum in Harlem
104 East 126th Street, Suite 2C
Donation Suggested | For more information: 212-348-8300

Wednesday, October 16
Special Event
The Savory Concerts: Unusual Instruments in the Savory Collection with Scott Robinson

7:00 – 8:30pm
Location: The National Jazz Museum in Harlem
104 East 126th Street, Suite 2C
$20 Suggested Donation | For more information: 212-348-8300

Tuesday, October 22
Jazz for Curious Listeners
The Evolution of the Jazz Mandolin with Tim Porter “Triad and Trifecta” Swing, More Blues and Bluegrass

7:00 – 8:30pm
Location: The National Jazz Museum in Harlem
104 East 126th Street, Suite 2C
Donation Suggested | For more information: 212-348-8300

Tuesday, October 29
Jazz for Curious Listeners
The Evolution of the Jazz Mandolin with Tim Porter “Fast Forward to Today’s Foremost” Blues, Bebop and Beyond

7:00 – 8:30pm
Location: The National Jazz Museum in Harlem
104 East 126th Street, Suite 2C
Donation Suggested | For more information: 212-348-8300

Thursday, October 31
Harlem Speaks
David Amram, multi-instrumentalist, composer

6:30 – 8:30pm
Location: The National Jazz Museum in Harlem
104 East 126th Street, Suite 2C
Donation Suggested | For more information: 212-348-8300