Mario Guarneri and Sohrab Saadat Ladjevardi (photo by Lindsey Wilson)

Review: MFM Presents “Make Music Your Business” #3 MFM Talk Series W. Mario Guarneri

Date: May 25, 2017 Venue: WeWork Bryant Park (NY) Review by Dawoud Kringle On Thursday May 25th, 2017, the third MFM Talk kicked off. This Talk featured trumpet master, composer, improviser, music educator, music activist, and founder of Jazz in the Neighborhood  (JITN; a San Francisco based nonprofit organization helping jazz innovators and developing musicians to…

“Make Music Your Business” #4 MFM Talk Series w. Grammy Award Winner Arturo O’Farrill

Musicians for Musicians (MFM) and The Brooklyn Music School (BMS) present live music and Q&A featuring Five-Time-Grammy Award Winner Arturo O’Farrill. Speaking with Jeff Newell, Chairman of the BMS Jazz Department, this dedicated music professional will discuss his illustrious career, how he has seen the music profession change, and the musician’s place in contemporary society. As…