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Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning

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161-04 Jamaica Avenue
Jamaica, 11432
(718) 658-7400 http://www.jcal.org

February 2020

2nd Thursday Night Jazz at JCAL w/ Luis Perdomo

February 13 @ 8:00 pm
Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning, 161-04 Jamaica Avenue
Jamaica, 11432
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$10

Ever since Luis Perdomo came to New York in 1993 from Venezuela, Perdomo has emerged as one of the most in-demand sidemen, appeared in more than 200 records – from Ravi Coltrane to Ray Barretto, and by his six critically-…

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The Transit Series: John Smith – Artist Reception

February 14 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning, 161-04 Jamaica Avenue
Jamaica, 11432
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Free

The Transit Series is an exhibition of paintings by John Smith, open from February 1–29, 2020. Miller Gallery public hours are Monday–Saturday, 10AM–6PM. Artist's Statement: "As an artist, I want to be able to communicate my daily experiences of people…

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The Transit Series: John Smith

February 29
Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning, 161-04 Jamaica Avenue
Jamaica, 11432
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Free

The Transit Series is an exhibition of paintings by John Smith, open from February 1–29, 2020. Miller Gallery public hours are Monday–Saturday, 10AM–6PM. Artist's Statement: "As an artist, I want to be able to communicate my daily experiences of people…

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March 2020

2nd Thursday Night Jazz at JCAL w/ Arta Jekabsone

March 12 @ 8:00 pm
Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning, 161-04 Jamaica Avenue
Jamaica, 11432
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$10

New York City based Latvian singer, composer and arranger Arta Jēkabsone is recognized by her velvety tone. Arta engages listeners with emotional and honest, adventurous and joyful expression of music. Recently Arta was awarded with the First Prize at Montreux…

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April 2020

2nd Thursday Night Jazz at JCAL w/ Giveton Gelin

April 9 @ 8:00 pm
Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning, 161-04 Jamaica Avenue
Jamaica, 11432
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$10

Giveton graduated high school in the Bahamas, and then moved to Ohio to study with Dr. Eddie Henderson at the Oberlin Conservatory. That very year he won top positions at both the Young Arts Foundation and the Betty Carter Jazz…

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May 2020

2nd Thursday Night Jazz at JCAL w/ Chris Dingman

May 14 @ 8:00 pm
Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning, 161-04 Jamaica Avenue
Jamaica, 11432
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$10

Hailed by the New York Times as a “dazzling” soloist and a composer with a “fondness for airtight logic and burnished lyricism,” his integrative approach to composition lends his music a fluidity and accessibility that transcends genres and has earned…

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June 2020

2nd Thursday Night Jazz at JCAL w/ Thana Alexa

June 11 @ 8:00 pm
Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning, 161-04 Jamaica Avenue
Jamaica, 11432
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$10

Alexa is the 2016 and 2017 Downbeat Critic’s Poll Rising Female Vocalist, runner up in the 2014 Made in NY Jazz Competition, winner of the 2011 Jazzon Alpe-Adria International Competition and nominee in the category of Best Jazz Composition for…

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