MFM Member Orientation August 2017

MFM New Member Orientation August 2017 Report

MFM Facing New Challenges Text by Dawoud Kringle In keeping with its forward thinking and progress oriented approach, MFM presented its second monthly orientation meeting. The meeting was held at WeWork on Wall street, NYC, on August 28th, 2017. It was well attended; and had the added honor of legendary musician Jimmy Owens in attendance.  The meeting got started a bit late. MFM president and…

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…

Sohrab, Rick DellaRatta and Paul

MFM Workshop “Make Music Your Business” #6 w. Rick DellaRatta (Justice For Peace)

Jazz for Peace provides Empowerment Grants, sustainable funding and advocacy for non-profits and all outstanding causes worldwide for over a decade to enable them to be more productive and successful. Date: September 27, 2016 Venue: WeWork Wall Street (NY) Review by Dawoud Kringle The MFM workshop “Make Music Your Business” #6 with jazz musician, activist and founder…

Sohrab, Rick DellaRatta and Paul

Review: MFM Workshop “Make Music Your Business” #6 w. Rick DellaRatta (Justice For Peace)

Jazz for Peace provides Empowerment Grants, sustainable funding and advocacy for non-profits and all outstanding causes worldwide for over a decade to enable them to be more productive and successful. Date: September 27, 2016 Venue: WeWork Wall Street (NY) Review by Dawoud Kringle The MFM workshop “Make Music Your Business” #6 with jazz musician, activist and founder…