Intergenerational Jazz Power Jam: Dr. E Digs Deep
The Intergenerational Jazz Power Jam series resumes in February, presenting “Dr. E Digs Deep – blues roots bring sweet fruits.” Led by JPI’s Managing and Artistic Director Eli “Dr. E” Yamin, the Intergenerational Jazz Power Jam will be held February 16 7 PM at Alianza Dominicana Cultural Center and February 19 2PM at National Jazz Museum in Harlem. Dr. E and his quartet will perform songs made famous by Willie Dixon, Elizabeth Cotten, Elvis Presley, Mahalia Jackson and pieces from his own creation. Featured artists include Dr. E, piano and voice, Zaid Nasser, alto saxophone, Elias Bailey, bass, David F. Gibson, drums, and special guests including Nicole Davis, trumpet. RSVP at no cost at jazzpower.org/powerjam.
The Intergenerational Jazz Power Jam is made possible by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council; the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature; Howard Gilman Foundation; Hispanic Federation and the Miranda Family Fund; New York Community Trust and individual donors.