Tag Archives: Jazz

Piano Masters: Toshiko Akiyoshi & Barry Harris

Two NEA Jazz Master pianists Toshiko Akiyoshi and Barry Harris perform together in a piano duo of classic jazz standards and original arrangements riffing, complementing, and answering each other in melodic and harmonious responses. Both pianists are considered the leading proponents of bebop and this concert will be a truly once-in-a-lifetime experience.

For more information visit http://www.flushingtownhall.org/event/07a1763f946ad0b04ddbcaab7a6d8630

Global Mashup #1: Spain Meets Garifuna

We’re mashing up 2 cultures on 1 stage with an open dance floor! Featuring Basilio Georges and his group Flamenco Latino, one of the NYC’s premier flamenco and tango groups, and Lucy Blanco and the Afri-Garifuna Jazz Ensemble, presenting a fusion of jazz and the endangered culture of Garifuna music. Each band plays a set, then the two meet and jam.

For more information visit http://www.flushingtownhall.org/event/b474d7b436ee1089a29f5878b6bb1dac