12 Hours - 10 Bands - 1 BIG world jazz celebration!
Join us for the 1st annual PANGEA JAZZ FEST - the first New York City festival devoted exclusively to jazz informed by the spirit of world music. The world jazz celebration of the year will take place at DROM with live music for 12 hours from 10 bands as well as special guest artists. Celebrating world jazz with rising stars and legendary performers the fest will showcase the best talent of New York world jazz scene and beyond with the music spanning five continents. A few of the bands on the roster are ultimate party bands so standing still will be almost impossible. An exhilarating jam session and afterparty will follow the main event. Prepare for an unforgettable experience!
The inspiring @LionelLoueke with @HerbieHancockofficial at #ProspectPark #CelebrateBrooklyn
This won't be World Jazz but it be WORLD CLASS jazz. Our friends at @lprnyc are bringing the great Herbie Hancock to Celebrate Brooklyn in Prospect Park. One of the best shows of the summer! Opa!
Guitar genius Prasanna has a record release for his fascinating new album All Terrain Guitar at @terraza_7 this Saturday! Are we all going? #jazz #worldjazz #worldmusic #pangeajazzfestalum
Photo by @grantaidan at #PJF15
The fest alum @GregorioUribe's Big Band is bringing a dance party to @LincolnCenter's Midsummer Night Swing on Tuesday at 7. Come spend the night dancing under the stars!
Tabla master Zakir Hussain with Charles Lloyd at Town Hall tonight. #inspiring #worldjazz #jazz #worldmusic #tabla
The great Brazilian mandolinist Hamilton de Holanda at Dizzy's. Out of this world! 2 more nights. Go!
The visionary bandleader, Michele Rosewoman, mesmerized at the fest with her New Yor-Uba. This Thursday don't miss a rare opportunity to catch her storied Quintessence at the Zinc Bar at 9pm. Later on June 10th Michele will be bringing her New Yor-Uba to the Vision Festival. Both are must see, but join us this Thursday first.
Photo by Aidan Grant
#worldjazz #jazz #afrocuban #pangeajazzfestalum #newyork #nyc
Our 2015 fest co-producers are bringing something truly exhilarating tomorrow to NY Town Hall. Gypsy Brass superstars, Fanfare Ciocarlia. You haven't heard Duke Ellington's Caravan until you've heard their take of it. After all they do know a thing or two about caravans.
95 year old legend Candido Camero at Jazz Foundation of America's annual Jazz Loft Party. Wow! #jazz #worldjazz
Randy Weston and 95 year old Candido at Jazz Foundation of America's Jazz Loft Party. #jazz #worldjazz