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2nd Friday Jazz Series 2019

This Year Was A Hit..THANK YOU!

A big thank you to all of our supporters that came to all of the amazing 2nd Friday Jazz Concerts this year. Without you we wouldn’t have a need to fill our stage has with such impeccable talent!

To all of our featured artists this year, thank YOU!

Christine Tambakis: 03/08/19

Marshall McDonald: 04/12/19

Jay Azzolina: 05/10/19

Brian Pareschi: 06/14/19

Elisa Mini: 09/13/19

Porter Carroll Jr.: 10/11/19

Gary Deinstadt: 11/08/19

And the biggest THANK YOU to the Joey Berkley Band for backing our wonderful artists each and every time! To our Director Joey Berkley, we wouldn’t be the same without you. Your talent and expertise makes our school and students have an experience they can’t find anywhere else!

Stay tuned for what’s to come in 2020!

2nd Friday Jazz Concert Series: Fall 2019 ft. Gary Deinstadt

Friday, November 8th @8pm

2nd Friday Jazz Concert Series 2019 has been a hit so far! A big thank you to all the featured artists thusfar! Every month, the Joey Berkley Band rocks the house collaborating with our featured artists and we are beyond thankful for them! This month, we get to welcome one of our own, Gary Deinstadt as our featured artist!! You definitely don’t want to miss this! Joey Berkley Chris Parker Nori Naraoka and Andy Abel featuring the incomparable Gary Deinstadt are gonna blow your minds!
 
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Gary Deinstadt 11/08/19

The Joey Berkley Band ft. Porter Carroll Jr. Oct. 11th 8PM

We are so excited to have Porter Carroll Jr grace our stage one more time! His talent and years of expertise are like no other. Have you gotten your tickets yet?!

Use promo code “LiveJazz” and save $5 on each ticket when you purchase 2!! What are you waiting for?!

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Album Release Party and Yonkers Riverfest

We promised a special surprise and…..we always honor our promises! Next weekend is huge for Yonkers:

Joey Berkley’s Album “Moving Forward” Release Party and Showcase (Friday 09/13) along with Yonkers Downtown/Waterfront BID Riverfest (Saturday 09/14)…the music will fill the streets!

We are happy to announce and welcome Elisa Mini to the Center’s stage to bring in the jazz! We crossed paths with Elisa’s lovely talent in the hills Florence, Italy and now she will be featured all weekend here in Yonkers for YOU ALL! Don’t miss out! Be sure to purchase your tickets to the Release Party and stop by our stage at Riverfest. See you there!

Click below for a sneak peak!

https://youtu.be/bdH8UHNYEOo

The Joey Berkley Band ft. Chrissy Tambakis

Looking for something to do this Friday?! Come on out and hear the sultry sounds of Chrissy Tambakis and the Joey Berkley Band! Come Downtown to the Yonkers Downtown/Waterfront BID @ 6:30pm #Westchester #Jazz #Center #Music #Vibes #Concert #Downtown#Yonkers #FridayNight #DateNight #Artists #Featured#WestchesterCenterForJazz #Contemporary #Music #Love#SummerFridays #SummerVibes 

                               

 

Joey Berkley Interview with Neon Jazz! Tune in!!!

ALBUM RELEASE “MOVING FORWARD”

We are beyond proud of our talented Musical Director, Joey Berkley! The combination of his love for music with ferocious hunger for teaching and learning makes a perfect formula for the our successes here at the Westchester Center for Jazz. Joey’s newest album “Moving Forward” is a #movement and already creating a buzz! Check out the link below to listen to the Joey’s interview with Neon Jazz! Thank you to host, Joe Dimino,  and the Neon Jazz team for all your hard work!

LISTEN TO THE INTERVIEW HERE

                        

“Bourbon and Blues”- The Joey Berkley Band at Hudson River Museum

Joey Berkley at Hudson River Museum 07/25/19

Listen to the Joey Berkley Band during this “bourbon and barware” tasting event celebrating Can I Get a Witness: Photographs by Herb Snitzer. The HRM is thrilled to partner with Nahmias et Fils Distillery, Cocktail Kingdom, and The Westchester Center for Jazz and Contemporary Music in a soulful pairing of bourbon, the signature American libation, with jazz, the quintessential American music. Take home a special Sazerac cocktail recipe in your own signature jigger! Tickets include tasting and souvenir barware. Cash bar for 21+.

General Admission $20.00

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