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Time: January 7, 2017 from 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Location: Whitneyville Cultural Commons
Street: 1253 Whitney Avenue
Website or Map: http://blmnh.whitneyville.cc
Event Type: benefit, concert
Organized By: Whitneyville Cultural Commons
Latest Activity: Jan 6, 2017
The Whitneyville Cultural Commons is thrilled to be hosting this Jazz Benefit Concert on Saturday, January 7 to support Black Lives Matter New Haven. Emmy award-winning pianist and composer Rex Cadwallader and noted operatic soprano Tiffany Jackson will be performing with The Rex Cadwallader Trio, including Mike Asetta and Artie Dixson. In addition, artist Jeffrey Baykal-Rollins will give a special performance of "The Body of the People," featuring drawings, music, and the spoken text of protest movements throughout the world.
The concert is part of Rex Cadwallader's audacious goal to celebrate his 70th birthday by performing 70 concerts for 70 noble causes; the full price of ticket purchases from the event will go to Black Lives Matter New Haven as a donation to benefit them. Admission will be $10 per person.
More information can be found at blmnh.whitneyville.cc or by calling 203-780-8890.
Location: In the Sanctuary of the Church located at 1247 Whitney Ave, one of the venues of the Whitneyville Cultural Commons located at 1253 Whitney Ave.
Time: 3:30pm on Saturday, January 7th
Price: $10 - All Tickets
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