Join us for a performance by The Pat DeRosa Jazz Orchestra! The Pat DeRosa Jazz Orchestra is comprised of three generations of the talented DeRosa family, with Pat DeRosa on saxophone, his daughter, Patricia DeRosa Padden on piano and vocals and Nichole DeRosa Padden, his granddaughter, on flute and vocals. SAT JUNE 15th 6-8 PMContinue reading “The Pat DeRosa Orchestra”
Film Screening – Miles Ahead In the 1970s, down-and-out jazz trumpeter Miles Davis (Don Cheadle) tries to recover his new session tape from music producers. STARRING: DON CHEADLE, EWAN MCGREGOR Sat 8/6 1-3 PM To register: Call (631) 324-0222 Ext. 3, Stop by the Adult Reference Desk OR Visit the Eventbrite link below: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/film-screening-miles-ahead-tickets-25877984749
Join Professor Craig Boyd, a recipient of the prestigious New York State Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities, as he examines Jazz Music from its conception to the present. Craig will piece together major events in African, European and American sociopolitical history that spawned the seeds of this unique American art form.