Thursday, September 20, 2018

Radar Schwartz to lead jam session at NJ Jazz Society September social

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WHEN: Sunday, September 23. Doors open at 3 p.m., and the music is performed from 3:30-5:30 p.m., with one short intermission.
WHERE:
Shanghai Jazz, 24 Main St., Madison
TICKETS: free for New Jersey Jazz Society members and $10 for non-members. There is also a $10 food/beverage minimum.
For more information, email music@njjs.org, or call 973 372-5409.

Keyboardist Radam Schwartz, who has played with jazz legends such as tenor saxophonists Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis and David “Fathead” Newman, also helps groom future jazz artists by teaching at Rutgers-Newark and Jazz House Kids in Montclair.

Schwartz will lead a trio hosting an old-fashion jam session and open mic at the New Jersey Jazz Society’s Jazz Social held at Shanghai Jazz in Madison. The other members in the trio are bassist Takashi Otsuka and drummer Joe Brown, Jr.

All musicians are welcome to bring their instruments and play, and vocalists are invited to come and sing.

Since space is limited, potential participants are advised to register in advance by contacting Carrie Jackson, NJJS vice president, music programs at music@njjs.org.

Funding for the New Jersey Jazz Society socials has been made possible in part by Morris Arts through the N.J. State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.