H A R L E M + B E S P O K E: LISTEN: WOMENS’S JAZZ FESTIVAL 2017

Women’s Jazz Festival at The Schomburg, 135th Street and Lenox.
This annual tradition in honor of Women’s History Month features some of the best-known and unsung female performers in jazz today. Our 2017 festival will celebrate Ella Fitzgerald’s centennial birthday and continued influence on the evolution of jazz. “Ella, Ella: A Centennial Celebration of Mama Jazz!” is slated for four consecutive Mondays–March 6, 13, 20, and 27. Each night will explore the multi-dimensional music, life, and legacy of this jazz legend. The festival’s guest curators are critically acclaimed harpist Brandee Younger and ethnomusicologist Aja Burrell Wood, and The Afro-Latino Festival.

There is an admission charge for this event: $30: General Admission, $25 which may be purchased online: LINK



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