Sistas' Place/Vanessa Rubin and Trio!/Saturday,

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Ahmed Abdullah
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Sistas' Place/Vanessa Rubin and Trio!/Saturday,

Sistas' Place, 456 Nostrand Avenue at Jefferson Avenue (where Jazz:=C2=A0= A=20 Music of the Spirit Lives and Culture is a Weapon), continues its 16th Se= ason=20 with Vanessa Rubin and her Trio, featuring pianist Helen Sung, bassist=20 Lonnie Plaxico and drummer Alvin Atkinson. =20 =20 =20 =20 Vanessa Rubin, like many of the great artists who give so much of=20 themselves when they perform, has become a regular in the lineup at Sista= s' Place.=20 That means, her outstanding performances generate enough excitement and= =20 demand for her to be continually asked to come back.=C2=A0 It is no doubt= that this=20 is so because of her commanding stage presence, her magnificent voice and= =20 her=C2=A0 rootedness in African Amercian culture which allows for total r= apport=20 with the audience at this venue.=C2=A0 Don't miss this! =20 Check out the web-site at www.sistasplace.org =20 =20 =20 =20 =20 Coming Events: Saturday, December 4-The Group Re-done ( A Tribute to Marion Brown) with= =20 Ahmed Abdullah, Billy Bang, Andrew Cyrille, Bob Stewart, and D.D. Jackson Saturday, December 11-Dwight West Saturday, December 18-Eddie Allen's Jazzy Brass for the Holidays Saturday, January 8-Vincent Chancey Saturday, January 15-Louis Reyes Rivera with the Salim Washington Quintet Saturday, January 22-A Tribute to Abbey Lincoln featuring James Weidman= =20 with Jay Hoggard Saturday, January 29- Neil Clarke Group Saturday, February-5-Onaje Allen Gumbs Saturday, February 12-TBA Saturday, February 19- A Tribute to Benny Powell featuring TK Blue =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 =20 SISTAS=E2=80=99 PLACEeTThell as educating and creating new opportunities = f YOU=E2=80=99VE GOT TO CHECK OUT SISTAS' PLACE =20 =20 =20 =20 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 =20 =20 =20 =20