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Red Hook Jazz Festival — Day One at Red Hook Jazz Festival at Urban Meadow

Where

Urban Meadow
Red Hook Jazz Festival

Van Brunt St.
Brooklyn, NY
212-353-6971

When

Sun, June 11, 2017
1:00 pm

Tickets

$10
2

Musicians

William Parker
William Parker
bass, acoustic
Jane Ira Bloom
Jane Ira Bloom
sax, soprano
Bryan Carrott
Bryan Carrott
vibraphone
Cooper-Moore
Cooper-Moore
percussion
Thana Alexa
Thana Alexa
vocalist

About

“The Red Hook Jazz Festival exists contentedly on the margins, like its namesake neighborhood and much of the music on its bill…The mood in the audience was neighborly, with a higher ratio of small children to youngish adults than I’ve seen at any musical event not expressly pitched as a kids’ show.”

— Nate Chinen, New York Times

“The lineup seems to get better every year at the Red Hook Jazz Festival, held on two successive Sundays at the Urban Meadow. These bands have widely varying instrumentation but a shared independent spirit, an ethic as purposeful and rigorous as it is experimental.”...

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James Keepnews uploaded this event on April 11, 2017