Women’s Jazz Festival: Catherine Russell & Lakecia Benjamin
- Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York NY
Celebrate the 30th anniversary of Prince’s "Purple Rain" LP with a conversation between Zaheer Ali and Ebony.com's Miles Marshall Lewis. Stay for the garden party with Burnt Sugar Arkestra "sugarizing" the LP immediately following the panel discussion.
Burnt Sugar Arkestra (Purple Rain Edition)
Mikel Banks - vocals & conduction
Shelley Nicole - vocals & percussion
Ben Tyree - guitar
Andre Lassalle - guitar
Bruce Mack - vocals & keyboards
Leon Gruenbaum - vocals & keyboards
Jared Michael Nickerson - vocals & electric bass
Matsu - drums
FIRST COME, FIRST SEATED
For all free events, we generally overbook to ensure a full house. All registered seats are released 15 to 30 minutes before start time, so we recommend that you arrive early.
The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, a research unit of The New York Public Library, is one of the world's leading research facilities devoted to the preservation of materials on the global African and African diasporan experiences. A focal point of Harlem's cultural life, the Center sponsors programs and events that illuminate and illustrate the richness of black history and culture.
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