Winter Jazzfest to Host Charlie Parker Jazz Festival Preview
New York’s City Parks Foundation, in partnership with the Winter Jazzfest has announced the SummerStage/Charlie Parker Jazz Festival Showcase at Le Poisson Rouge. The event—which will feature The Revive Big Band, with special guests Bilal and Dr. Lonnie Smith—will celebrate Blue Note Records’ 75 Year Anniversary and will offer a preview of the music expected to be part of the 2014 SummerStage/Charlie Parker Jazz Festival lineup.
The event is also part of the tenth anniversary of Winter Jazzfest, which has expanded to a five-day festival this year, taking place from January 7 through January 11.
Tickets to the event are available for $15) or $18 on the day of the show. Doors to the concert will open at 7pm and the music is slated to begin at 8pm.