Central Brooklyn Jazz Consortium produces a Jazz Festival every year. 2016 brings our 17th Annual Festival. The Brooklyn grassRoots festival this year runs from April 15th until May 15. This years event was fantastic. View our magazine for a look inside.
Table of Contents 4. CBJC Mission Statement 5. CBJC Membersship and Sponsors Board Officers 2016 Chairman Clarence Mosley, Jr. Treasurer Bessie R. Edwards Recording Secretary Harold Valle Communications Director Bob Myers Sargent at Arms Michael Howard Artistic Director Jeff King Media Director Dwight M. Brewster Board Member at Large Garland Core Jr. Executive Director Beareather Reddy CBJC Festival Magazine is published by PureJazz Magazine.net Copyright © 2016 All Rights Are Researved 6. CBJC Officers 16. CBJC Preimier Events 18. Valle’s Corner 20. JAZZ! The Woman’s View Point 21. Brooklyn Jazz Hall of Fame and Musisum 22. Youth Jamboree 23. Gala Evening of Entertainment 24. Brooklyn Borough President/Council Member Messages 30. Centril Brooklyn 17th Festival Calander 36. CBJC Events in Pictures 38. PJM Presents: “IYALODE” Nina Semone 48. PJM Presents: “Jazz Woman” - 50 Years Later 50. CBJC Historic Moments 54. CBJC Founders in Memorium 59. PJM Presents: Newport Jazz Festival at 61 Pure Jazz Magazine is proud to partner with Central Brooklyn Jazz Consortium with the publishing of the 17th Annual Jazz Festival Magazine. Our mutuial desire is for the magazine to grow and promote the CBJC mission world-wide. 3
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