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NYC Winter Jazzfest Presents
Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra: A Concert for Social Justice with special guest Geri Allen & arrangements by Carla Bley
Tue January 10th, 2017
6:45PM
Doors Open: 6:00PM
Show Time: 6:45PM
Event Ticket: $30
Day of Show: $40
nyc winter jazzfest
Music & Environmental Justice panel (guests TBA) at 6:45pm
Concert begins promptly at 8:00pm
Note: Tickets are required for entry to the panel discussion and permit entry to the concert portion.

IN SPIRIT OF SOCIAL & ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE
we pay tribute to CHARLIE HADEN
CHARLIE HADEN’S LIBERATION MUSIC ORCHESTRA
with special guest GERI ALLEN piano, conductor


“I have always dreamed of a world without cruelty and greed; of a humanity with the same creative brilliance of our solar system; of an America worthy of the dreams of Martin Luther King, Jr., and the majesty of the Statue of Liberty.” – Charlie Haden

Geri Allen piano
Tony Malaby tenor sax
Chris Cheek tenor sax
Loren Stillman alto
Michael Rodriguez trumpet
Seneca Black trumpet
Vincent Chancey Fr. horn
Curtis Fowlkes trombone
Earl McIntyre tuba
Steve Cardenas guitar
Darek Oles bass
Rodney Green drums

Panel Information:
Panelists will discuss topics including global climate change and clean energy, generational justice, vulnerable communities, and biodiversity to show how musicians have and can use their art to expose environmental issues to their fans and aid causes important to us all as inhabitants of planet Earth. Speakers will include Franz Matzner (Natural Resources Defense Council, All About Jazz), Ruth Cameron Haden (widow of Charlie Haden & ardent environmentalist), and three musicians dedicated to environmental themes in their work and through various forms of activism: trumpeter, composer and label founder Dave Douglas, composer and pianist Fabian Almazan and violinist/composer Dana Lyn.

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