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Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater

819 Northwest 2nd Avenue

Miami, FL 33136

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The Melton Mustafa Jazz Festival celebrates 23 years of providing the best in jazz in South Florida. Get ready to have an amazing time!!!

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23RD ANNUAL MELTON MUSTAFA JAZZ FESTIVAL

"CONTINUING THE LEGACY OF JAZZ"

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DAY 1

JAZZ JUKE JOINT SHOW - LIVE JAZZ , SPOKEN WORD & SILENT ART AUCTION

February 28, 2020 - Black Archives Lyric Theater

7:00PM - 10:00PM

This Harlem Renaissance style event features The Allen Paul Jazz Band, Carol Ann Taylor, Bertrand Boyd, Lavie, Tracy "Anomaly" Sumpter, Katrina Jo "Poetess", Danny Burger, Senegal Apostolo and many more. Silent art auction and vendors. Attire: Dress to impress (cool hats and socks are welcomed)

Tickets:General admission $20 VIP $30

Tickets at the door $25 VIP $35

*VIP Guests will sit near the performance stage and will have access to the VIP ONLY areas.

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DAY 2

JAZZ WORKSHOPS/FEATURED MIDDLE, HIGH SCHOOLS & COLLEGES

February 29, 2020 - Black Archives Lyric Theater

7:00 AM- 5:00 PM

Jazz Workshops/Featured band performances

Workshop & Performance Schedule

7:00 AM- On-site Registration

7:15-9:00 AM Workshop Scales, Swing Style, How to Learn Jazz Standards (bring your horn)

9:00-9:30 AM Concert Featured Band

9:30-10:00 AM Concert Featured Band

10:00-10:30 AM Concert Featured Band

10:30-11:00 AM Concert Featured Band

11:00-12:00 PM Workshop - (Improvisation & how to play more expressive) Jesse Jones Jr.

12:00-1:00 PM Break

1:00-2:00 PM Workshop - Jazz Vocals & Scatting

(A Stylistic discussion on Jazz Vocals) Lenard Rutledge

2:00-2:30 PM Concert Featured Band

2:30-3:00 PM Concert Featured Band

3:00-4:00 PM Workshop Meet & Greet

(The secret to developing a great rhythm section) Jamison Ross Band (Grammy Nominated Artist)

4:00-5:00 PM Competition Combo Competition (Miami-Dade, Broward & West Palm Beach Schools)

5:00-6:00 PM Dinner Break (Dinner on your own)

Tickets: General admission $20

JAZZY MIXER AT THE HISTORIC DUNNS-JOSEPHINE HOTEL

February 29. 2020 - Dunns-Josephine Hotel

1028 NW 3RD AVE, MIAMI, FLORIDA 33136

6PM - 9PM

Jazzy Mixer - Laid back jazz social event. Great networking opportunity. Attire: dress to impress. (free)

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DAY 3

RED CARPET & MELTON MUSTAFA JAZZ FESTIVAL CONCERT

March 1, 2020 - Black Archives Lyric Theater

5:00PM RED CARPET EVENT

6:00PM Melton Mustafa Jazz Festival Concert

Melton Mustafa Jazz Festival Concert featuring Grammy Nominated Artist, Songwriter, and Producer Jamison Ross, Downbeat Critics Poll Winner and Grammy Award winning Tenor Saxophonist, Composer & Educator Wayne Escoffery, Vocalist Lenard Rutledge, Yamin Mustafa, James Cotman, Harvey Lockhart, Mr. Bebop Saxophonist Jesse Jones Jr. and The Legendary Melton Mustafa Orchestra! Attire: Dress to impress

Tickets:General admission $35 $40 VIP $50

Tickets at the door $40 $45 VIP $55

*VIP Guests will sit near the performance stage and will have access to the VIP ONLY areas.

MELTON MUSTAFA JAZZ FESTIVAL

23 YEARS OF LIVE JAZZ IN SOUTH FLORIDA!!!

Host Site:

Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater

819 NW 2nd Ave

Miami, Florida 33136

(Parking available in the adjacent lot.)

Please check out our host hotel:

The Dunns - Josephine Hotel

1028 NW 3 Ave.

Miami, Florida 33136

877-571-9311 or 513-477-7781 email staywithus@dunns-josephinehotel.com

Ask for the MMJF23 rate!

For more info: meltonmustafajazzfestival.com

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Miami, FL 33136

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