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Charlie Parker Jazz Fest @ The New School: Family Jazz Concert featuring: Matt Wilson

Friday, August 23, 2013 at 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music Performance Space, Arnhold Hall 55 West 13th Street, New York, NY 10011

Charlie Parker Jazz Fest @ The New School: Family Jazz Concert featuring: Matt Wilson

Discover America's original musical art form at this free concert presented by the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival and the New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music. This interactive, hour-long concert gives kids an opportunity to learn about the distinct qualities of jazz, and why it's a reflection of our community, our nation, and our world.

The concert will feature drummer and Grammy nominee Matt Wilson, one of today's most celebrated jazz artists. He is universally recognized for his musical and melodic drumming style as well as being a gifted composer, bandleader, producer, and teaching artist. Matt’s positive energy, sense of humor and ability to explore a broad range of musical settings keeps him in constant demand. In addition, Wilson’s dedication to jazz has helped establish him as a beloved world ambassador for the music, on and off the bandstand. 

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Event Type

Music Performances, Festivals and Fairs

Audience

General Public

Division

Mannes College The New School for Music, The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music

Theme

Performing Arts, Education and Learning, Creativity and Innovation

Topic

Music, Jazz

Tags

Kids, jazz, concert, free, family

Website

http://www.cityparksfoundation.org/ca...

Cost

Free, first come, first seated

Additional Details

Open to the public, bring your kids and have fun! Space is limited so get here on time, it's first come first seated. 

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