Music: 7:00 pm
The National Jazz Museum All-Stars
This five piece intergenerational band will present instrumental variations on the compositions made famous by the inimitable jazz vocalist, Nina Simone.
Screening: 8:30 pm
“Nina Simone Great Performances: College Concerts and Interviews”
Andy Stroud, 2009, 60 mins.
Rare film of this legendary artist performing at Amherst and Morehouse College. Includes interviews with Simone on her opinions on the role of the artist and race relations.
Brought to you by the Maysles Cinema, Target ® and the Historic Harlem Parks Coalition