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JazzJaunts

poetry and jazz projects created and hosted by

GOLDA SOLOMON

 

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upcoming goldagigs and workshops

gigs

JazzJaunts presents
Words/ Jazz/ Voices In Conversation
Tuesday, October 28th
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(Set 1) 8 PM Jazz & Poetry Choir Collective
Special Guests: Jay Clayton and Andrea Wolper
Conductor, Michael TA Thompson
EJ Antonio, Will Connell, Rosi Hertlein, Larry Roland,
Golda Solomon, Phylisha Villanueva

(Set 2) 9:30 PM Jay Clayton
and "Different Voices"
Vocal Improvisation Ensemble
featuring Amanda Bloom, Carol Flamm,
Karen Goldfeder, Dori Levine, Nora McCarthy,
Cheryl Richards, Andrea Wolper

Baha'i Center
John Birks Gillespie Auditorium
53 East 11th St. NYC
www.facebook.com/JazzTuesdays


PO'JAZZ ON HUDSON
4th Friday Series
Jazz is Poetry!
Poetry is Jazz!

Friday, March 27, 2015, 7 - 8:30 pm (following ArtSpeak)
Friday, April 24, 2015, 7 - 8:30 pm (following ArtSpeak)

Donation $10 - $15
Doors open at 6:30
BYOB & snacks always welcome

Blue Door Gallery
13 Riverdale Avenue, Yonkers, NY
www.bluedoorartcenter.org/gallery


workshops

ARTSPEAK WRITING WORKSHOPS

This popular creative writing series continues to grow and evolve. Each ArtSpeak will be co-hosted by Blue Door Gallery poet-in-residence Golda Solomon and a special guest poet and/or musician. New themes, voices, poetry/writing forms are explored within the context of the current gallery exhibition. The leisurely workshop unfolds with sharing of writers and topics of interest, raw explorations of writing into responding to the art, and culminates with From Page To Performance. The community is invited as audience and readers, along with the workshop participants. The gallery becomes stage as we offer, From Page To Performance.

Partially funded by Poets & Writers

Upcoming workshops:

  • Saturday 12/6/14, 1:30 - 5:00 pm
    ArtSpeak: Poetic Responses to Art with Golda Solomon
    Guest Musician: Rosi Hertlein
    Poet and Co-host: Robert Gibbons
    1:30-2:00 Preview art and ekphrastic writing instructions
    2:00-4:00 Writing and Sharing
    4:00-5:00
    From Page to Performance
    Workshop Participants/Community Readers/Guest reader Robert Gibbons
    Musician, Rosi Hertlein, violin. From Page to Performance is open to the public. We welcome you as audience!
  • 2015 ArtSpeak Dates:
  • Saturday, January 31, 1:30 - 5:00 pm (resident musician Rosi Hertlein)
  • Saturday, February 28, 1:30 - 5:00 pm (resident musician Rosi Hertlein)
  • Friday, March 27, 4 - 6:30 pm (followed by Po'Jazz on Hudson, 7-8:30)
  • Friday, April 24, 4 - 6:30 pm (followed by Po'Jazz on Hudson, 7-8:30)
  • Saturday, June 6, 1:30 - 5:00 pm (co-host Jacqueline Johnson; resident musician Rosi Hertlein)

To sign up for a writing workshop, email info@bluedoorgallery.org or sign-up in person at Blue Door Gallery. For more information, call Golda toll-free at 1-877-529-9528.

Blue Door members $20; nonmembers $25
(please note that scholarships are always available -- no one is turned away.)
Suggested donation for From Page to Performance only: $2

Blue Door Gallery: 13 Riverdale Avenue, Yonkers, NY
www.bluedoorgallery.org


LEARNING TO SEE CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOPS

The Brenda Connor-Bey Learning to See™ Legacy Workshop Series

FROM PAGE TO PERFORMANCE

Golda Solomon, Instructor, Poet and Spoken Word Performer will encourage writers to jumpstart and expand their writing and use their "out-loud" reading voice and personality. For beginner to experienced writers. Non-judgmental approach to writing. Participants are encouraged to invite family & friends to final class for an informal reading.

$25 Greenburgh residents / $40 non-residents
http://www.greenburghartsandculture.org/The_Brenda_Connor-Bey_Learning_to_See_Legacy_Serie.html
call 914-989-3617 or e-mail njbarnes@greenburghny.com

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Theodore D. Young Community Center
32 Manhattan Avenue, White Plains, NY 10607


 

 

 

 
 
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