Fundraiser for Jazz!
Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 7-9pm

Cocktails & Light Refreshments Hosted by Rob Crocker
Tickets $50 - RSVP (718) 398-1766 - At Sistas' Place
Benefits efforts to establish a National Jazz Preservation Program ... read more.

Preserve Jazz

Sistas' Place: the best Jazz musicians!

"We believe that our
culture is a weapon

and we bring you our
most talented

Jazz musicians."


Viola Plummer




"Jazz is a music of the spirit..."

Ahmed Abdullah
Musical Director




Only The Best Jazz Musicians in NYC!

Akua Dixon
Akua Dixon

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Two shows: 9 & 10:30pm


TICKETS $20.00 with advance registration, $25 at door
Call for Reservations: (718) 398-1766


Sistas' Place Coffee House

456 Nostrand Avenue

corner of Jefferson Avenue
Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn NYC


Sistas' Place, 456 Nostrand, Avenue (corner of Jefferson Ave) presents the Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival with Akua Dixon on Saturday, April 19th, 2014. Showtimes at 9 and 10:30pm.


Don't Miss This!!!


Call 718-398-1766 for reservations.
Admission $20 in advance with reservations, $25 at the door
Sistas' Place: Where Jazz: A Music of the Spirit Lives and Where Culture is our Weapon,


For more on Akua Dixon:


Sat., April 19, 2014, 1:00 to 4 PM


Spend an afternoon with the women who champion Jazz in Brooklyn and beyond...

Viola Plummer (Sistas' Place),
Debbie McClain (BrownstoneJAZZ) and Kim Clark, fantastic bassist & producer of "Lady Got Chops" Jazz Festival.


Performers: Camille Thurman Trio & Big Eyed Blues Youth Ensemble

Facilitated by The JazzMobile, Inc., Director, Robin Bell-Stevens.





Sat, April 26, 2014
Vanessa Rubin
with Don Braden
9 & 10:30pm


Vanessa Rubin


More about Vanessa Rubin

19th Season Schedule


Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival:

(scroll to bottom for full Info)

Sat., April 26th- Vanessa Rubin with Don Braden


Sat., May 3rd- Khalil Kwame Bell


Sat., May 10th- Ahmed Abdullah's Diaspora (Taurus Birthday Celebration)


Sat., May 17th- George Gray


Sat., May 24th Organ Monk Greg Lewis


Sat., May 31st TBA (African Liberation Day Celebration)




Central Brooklyn Jazz Consortium logo

Apr 14, 7-10 PM – Craig Harris w/ The Jeff King Band
Jazzy Mondays at For My Sweet Garden and Event Space/Kalahari Gallery,
1103 Fulton Street @ Claver Pl.,
$10, info: 718.857.1427,


Apr 17, 4-8 PM - Jazz and the Spoken Word
MC-Harold Valle, open mic, poets, live Jazz,
Brooklyn Borough Hall, 209 Joralemon St,
Free, info: 917.757-0170


Apr 18, 8-11 PM – NEA Jazz Master Lou Donaldson
JAZZ966, hosted by Harold Valle-Keeper of The Secrets,
966 Fulton St. @ Grand Ave.,
$20, info: 917.593.9776,


Apr 18, 8-1:00 AM – Eric Lemon Ensemble

8-11 PM, $30 fish fry included!

open mic-$10 / 11PM-1 AM

BrownstoneJAZZ, 107 Macon St. @ Nostrand Ave.,

info: 917.704.9237,


Apr 18, 10-2:00 AM - Open Jam Session featuring Gerry Eastman Quartet

Williamsburg Music Center, 367 Bedford Ave., @ Williamsburg Bridge,

no cover-2 drink minimum, info: 718.607.4296,


Apr 19, 1-4 PM – Jazz! The Women’s ViewPoint

Panel discussion/performance w/ panelists: Viola Plummer, Debbie McClain, Kim Clarke, moderator-Robin Bell-Stevens, performers: Camille Thurman Trio and Big Eyed Blues Youth Ensemble,

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation-Skylight Gallery, suggested donation $10, 1368 Fulton St., info: 773.2252,


Apr 19, 8-1:00 AM – Eric Lemon Ensemble

8-11 PM, $30 fish fry included!

open mic-$10 / 11PM-1 AM, BrownstoneJAZZ, 107 Macon St. @ Nostrand Ave.,

Info: 917.704.9237,


Apr 19, 9&10:30 PM – Akua Dixon

Sistas’ Place, 456 Nostrand Ave @ Jefferson St.,

$20-advance, $25-door, info: 718.398.1766,


Apr 20, 7-10 PM - Steve Cromity & Quartet with Tommy Morimoto, Marcus Persiani, Alex Layne & drums

Plus open mic set,

Milk River Café, 960 Atlantic Ave.,

no cover, info: 917.685.3508,


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