Sistas' Place/Maggie Brown with the Aaron Graves Trio/Sat,

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#1 Tue, 2010-05-25 19:07
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Sistas' Place/Maggie Brown with the Aaron Graves Trio/Sat,

Sistas' Place, 456 Nostrand Avenue at Jefferson Avenue (where Jazz:=C2= =A0 A=20 Music of the Spirit Lives and Culture is a Weapon), presents=C2=A0 Vocal= ist Maggie=20 Brown with the Aaron Graves Trio in a special Memorial Day/African=20 Liberation Day Concert, Saturday, May 29th, showtimes at 9 and 10:30pm. =20 The Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival at other venues in Brooklyn ended on= =20 April 30th. At Sistas' Place the Festival will continue until Saturday,= June=20 5 with wonderful groups of great musicians who will be performing at our= =20 venue, as a group, for the very first time. =20 Vocalist Maggie Brown came to Sistas' Place in February, 2010 and Karen= =20 Francis, who was performing with an incredible group, was gracious enoug= h to=20 let Ms Brown sit in. It was immediately apparent that Maggie Brown neede= d=20 to come back with her own group. She was booked that night for this very= =20 special concert which is a Memorial Day salute to Political Prisoners an= d a=20 celebration of African Liberation Month. =20 =20 Maggie Brown is a truly original voice with a great deal of courage and= =20 spirit. As well, she is the daughter of great vocalist Oscar Brown Jr.= =20 therefore mixing the cultural with the socio/political is not something= that is=20 new to her. This will surely be an event you won't want to miss! =20 Tickets are $20 with reservations and $25 at the door. Check out the web-site at www.sistasplace.org =20 =20

=20 Call 718 398-1766 for reservations. To check out the blog for the last performances at Sistas' Place go to http://www.ahmedian.com/sistas.html For more information on Jazz: A Music of the Spirit---(www.ahmedian.com =20 =C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0Great Things Are Happening at Sistas= ' Place! =20 Upcoming Events: The Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival @ Sistas' Place =20 Saturdays at Sistas' Place =20 =20 Season Closer: June 5-Trio 3 (Oliver Lake, Reggie Workman, Andrew Cyrille) plus Geri Alle= n

SISTAS=E2=80=99 PLACEeTThell as educating and creating new opportunities= for=20 emerging artis

YOU=E2=80=99VE GOT TO CHECK OUT SISTAS' PLACE IT=E2=80=99S REALLY SUCH A GROOVY SPACE THE VIBES ARE WARM, THE MUSIC=E2=80=99S HOT I CAN GUARANTEE YOU=E2=80=99LL LOVE THIS SPOT. JUST IN NEW YORK FROM OUT OF TOWN? TAKE MY ADVICE GET BROOKLYN BOUND. DON=E2=80=99T HESITATE--JUST COME AND CHECK OUT SISTAS=E2=80=99 PLACE!..= .. =C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0=C2=A0 =C2=A9=C2=A02001 James Phillips=C2=A0 =20 Programs at Sistas' Place are produced by The CODE Foundation in=20 association with Shamal Books & Melchizedek Music Productions. =20 =20 =20 =20 =20 =20 =20 =20 =20 =20 =20 =20 =20

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