Works Pre-CD Release Performance - Brooklyn Conservatory of Music
Hours: 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
58 Seventh Ave. - 917-273-7875
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Description: WORKS is the resident ensemble of Connection Works. They will perform original music from their debut CD “WORKS” to be released in May. The group consists of flutist Michel Gentile, pianist Daniel Kelly and drummer Rob Garcia, all of whom compose for the group. *Advanced copies of the new CD will be available. Connection Works is an artist-run non-profit organization (501c3) that engages the Brooklyn community with world-class jazz performances and educational events. Our programs promote and facilitate new work by established and up-and-coming artists alike. We provide a forum that supports the astonishing number of brilliant artists in our borough. We at Connection Works believe in and encourage the practice of creativity as a means to nourish the mind, body, and spirit. Connection Works’ Brooklyn Jazz Wide Open concert series, provides Brooklyn with events meriting large-scale international attention, maintaining the highest standards in performance and education, presented in a community-based format. The dialogues provide the audience a rare opportunity to interact with musical icons as they share their experience and artistic processes, while the workshops allow young musicians to perform, and receive feedback from seasoned professionals.