Lost Jazz Shrines: Celebrating Cobi Narita & The Jazz Center Of New York Featuring Sumi Tonooka Quartet / Special Guest Erica Lindsey

Lost Jazz Shrines: Celebrating Cobi Narita & The Jazz Center of New York Featuring Sumi Tonooka Quartet / Special Guest Erica Lindsey

When:
February 16, 2019 @ 8:30 pm
2019-02-16T20:30:00-05:00
2019-02-16T21:00:00-05:00
Where:
BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center
199 Chambers St
New York, NY 10007
USA
Cost:
$30 / students, seniors $20
Lost Jazz Shrines: Celebrating Cobi Narita & The Jazz Center of New York Featuring Sumi Tonooka Quartet / Special Guest Erica Lindsey @ BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center | New York | New York | United States

Sumi Tonooka – piano (pictured)
Erica Lindsay – tenor saxophone
Rufus Reid – bass
Victor Lewis – drums

Our Lost Jazz Shrines event will be honoring Cobi Narita and the Jazz Center of New York.  Nobuko “Cobi” Narita created the Jazz Center of New York in 1983.  The Jazz Center of New York was a venue where many workshops, jam sessions and concerts took place with such artists as Abbey Lincoln, Dizzy Gillespie, Randy Weston and more. Cobi Narita is also one of the founders of the International Women in Jazz, an organization for jazz artists and jazz lovers, with the purpose of advancing the careers of women jazz artists. She is also the founder of Cobi’s Place, a gathering for jazz tap dancers.