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National Jazz Museum in Harlem 2016 Annual Benefit Concert

June 14, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The National Jazz Museum in Harlem (NJMH) will honor legendary jazz drummer Roy Haynes with the Legends of Jazz Award, and President & CEO of The Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone, Kenneth J. Knuckles, Esq with the Jazz and Community Leadership Award at its 2016 Annual Benefit Concert to be held on Tuesday, June 14 at The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College. This one-night-only celebration will feature performances by master pianist Monty Alexander (who has performed and recorded with the likes of Frank Sinatra, Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie and Quincy Jones) and his band that brings together the worlds of jazz and reggae, The Harlem Kingston Express. Also performing will be René Marie, a composer and vocalist in the tradition of Ella Fitzgerald, Dina Washington known for infusing elements of folk, R&B and even classical and country to create a captivating hybrid musical style.

Please visit http://jazzmuseuminharlem.org for ticket information and pricing.


June 14, 2016
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College
695 Park Avenue
New York, New York 10065

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