Posts by Sohrab Saadat Ladjevardi

The "Cornel West Concerto" Featuring Dr. Cornel West w. Arturo O’Farrill & the Brooklyn College Big Band

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 7pm Pre-Concert Talk with Cornel West and Arturo O’Farrill 8pm Concert Whitman Theatre, Brooklyn College Tickets: General Admission $10/Seniors $7 CUNY Students and Staff free with ID Information and Tickets at 718.951.4500 Brooklyn College and the Hitchcock Institute for Studies in American Music in Brooklyn, New York, presents The Cornel West Concerto,…

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Lindsey Representing MFM @ The Women's March NYC

Date: January 21, 2017 Location: New York/Manhattan Text by Lindsey Wilson   As I sit on the train, returning from a weekend of music and activism for a better World, I am prompted with a flashback of the Women’s March just more than a week ago where more than a million women strong joined together…

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MFM's New Friend And $ Contributor: Mario Guarneri (Jazz In The Neighborhood, SF)

Mario, thanks for your contribution! Respect! MFM got a new friend and future ally: musician and activist Mario Guarneri (founder and artistic director of Jazz in the Neighborhood in San Francisco). Thanks Ellen Seeling (JazzWomen and Girls Advocates) for bringing us together! Yesterday I had a long friendly telephone conversation with Mario. During the conversation we covered…

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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…

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