Jazz Girls Day 2019 NYC: at Jazz at lincoln center

Free all-day workshop from 2:30-6:30!

Jazz at Lincoln Center is at 60th Street and Broadway in Manhattan

Girls and non-binary young people from ages 10–17 who play, sing, or are interested in learning more about jazz are invited
to participate in a free event that will include workshops, a jam session, and discussions with
accomplished jazz professionals.
Come ready to play and hear from dynamic women in the jazz world!

Sign up here! https://academy.jazz.org/middle-school-jazz-academy-special-events/

 
Bertha Hope, Toshiko Akiyoshi, Jessica Jones with Claire Daly, Annette Aguilar, Angeleisha Rodgers and JazzGirls from 2017

Bertha Hope, Toshiko Akiyoshi, Jessica Jones with Claire Daly, Annette Aguilar, Angeleisha Rodgers and JazzGirls from 2017


Director

Jessica Jones

Tenor saxophonist/pianist/composer Jessica Jones is an innovative jazz educator and consultant, working with children on improvisation, composition, and oral traditions for Jazz at Lincoln Center, Jazz Camp for Female Instrumentalists (Pretoria, South Africa), Stanford Jazz Workshop, Brooklyn Friends School, and others. She has played with Joseph Jarman, Cecil Taylor, and Don Cherry. The primary outlet for her compositions for the past 20 years has been the Jessica Jones Quartet, a pianoless quartet which has several recordings out and has played many US festivals. 

Photo by Chuck Gee

Photo by Chuck Gee


workshop leaders for Jazzgirls day at Jazz at lincoln center 2019

Click on picture to learn their names - then look around the internet for what they’ve done! And you get to work with them!


 

SCHEDULe

Girls' Activities of the day

2:30-6:30

 Rhythmic activities

Workshops

Panel of Women Jazz Musicians

JALC’s Young Women’s Jazz Orchestra performance

Jam session

stay to hear the all women Diva jazz orchestra at Dizzy’s Club!

https://www.jazz.org/dizzys/events/8829/diva-jazz-orchestra/

For more information or questions about JazzGirls Day
Contact: Jazz at Lincoln Center Education Dept

212-258-9871
youthprograms@jazz.org

or Jessica Jones at jessica@revainc.org