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Mary Lou Williams: A Celebration at Park Avenue Christian Church

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Park Avenue Christian Church
1010 Park Avenue at 85th Street
New York, NY
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Wed, February 20, 2013
8 pm

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In honor of Black History Month, Arts at The Park celebrates the renowned African-American musician Mary Lou Williams (1910-1981), a jazz pianist, composer, and innovator who broke through her era’s significant barriers to women jazz musicians.

Program:
Music for Peace – Mary Lou Williams
Instrumental compositions – Mary Lou Williams and Deanna Witkowski

Performers:
Artist-in-residence, jazz pianist and composer Deanna Witkowski
Bassist Linda Oh
Saxophonist Virginia Mayhew
Drummer WIllard Dyson
12-voice professional choir featuring Sara Serpa, Miles Griffith, Tammy Scheffer, Brenda Earle Stokes, and others...

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Deanna Witkowski uploaded this event on February 8, 2013

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