MFM Public Musicians Forum #15….Run by Sohrab Saadat Ladjevardi (President) and Billy Harper (BoD). This forum will feature topics on a variety of subjects of interest to our members and non members. ALL musicians of ALL genres are invited to attend, such as music educators, DJ’s, Hip Hop artists, music advocates, Union people, etc. according our slogan #UnityInTheMusicCommunity.
Date: Monday, June 24, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Wingspan Arts (Film Center Building, 630 9th Ave, between 44 & 45 St., Suite 602, NY, NY 10036)Contact: 212-586-2330
Note: please sign in at the front desk. You must bring a government issued picture ID to be admitted into the building. Use code 1448# to unlock the door to the event space. And please come on time!
Most of the meeting will be a conversation between Sohrab and Mario Guarneri from San Francisco. Mario will report about the SF jazz music scene, his pro musician organization JAZZ IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD, about his achievements as the President of JITN since 2017 (when he ran a MFM Talk Event here in NY) and how MFM and JITN can improve their collaboration.
…On Thursday May 25th, 2017, the third MFM 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 create improvised music and build community around live performances, and includes music education as an important part of its mission), and inventor of the BERP (a device that helps trumpet players develop proper breath support by blowing into resistance, letting one buzz one’s mouthpiece while holding the instrument in the regular playing position): Mario Guarneri…… Read more here: https://doobeedoobeedoo.info/2017/06/14/review-mfm-presents-make-music-your-business-nr-3-mfm-talk-series-w-mario-guarneri/