Posted on:April 18, 2019
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Celebrate Juneteenth by attending Brooklyn Jazz Hall of Fame Day at Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation, 6:00-9:00pm, at 1368 Fulton Street, in Brooklyn. The event is presented by Central Brooklyn Jazz Consortium to posthumously inducts jazz master Randy Weston, recognize Black Music Month, and Juneteenth Independence Day, which commemorates the freedom of African Americans. To attend purchase tickets at Eventbrite, search Brooklyn Jazz Hall of Fame Day.
The Brooklyn Jazz Hall of Fame Day program includes presentations by Jazzteenth Freedom Ensemble, Emmanuel Baptist Church Praise Choir, and Shanto’s Drum Procession. Rising star, flautist Gabrielle Garo will receive the Deacon Leroy Applin Young Lioness Award. During the VIP reception guests will interact with Brooklyn’s jazz artists while enjoying the music of the Afro-Caribe All-Stars with beverages and food treats.