Celebrate the rich collaborations between jazz and hip-hop through soulful performances from some of the finest artists in Atlanta. NBAF Presents Talkin’ All That Jazz: The Jazz and Hip-Hop Fusion Concert is one event you should not miss. Come enjoy a unique blend of jazz and hip-hop this Thursday, May 23rd at City Winery!
Acclaimed drummer and bandleader Landon Anderson (Kool & The Gang, Dougie Fresh, Roy Ayers) will serve as music director and back Atlanta Arts Collective, Sol Food Cypher, Atlanta hip hop legend Dres The Beatnik, M.C./Producer Yamin Semali, Grammy Award-winning producer DJ Kemit and others. The event will be hosted by Jason Orr of the legendary festival the FunkJazzKafé and co-hosted/curated by award-winning radio host Jamal Ahmad.
Talkin’ All That Jazz is presented by National Black Arts Festival. The National Black Arts Festival is a nonprofit organization with a legacy of providing stellar artistic and educational programs in music, dance, film, visual arts, theater, and the literary arts. Celebrated within and outside of Atlanta, NBAF is recognized as the oldest multidisciplinary arts organization in the United States focused exclusively on the arts and on artists of African descent.
This will be a fun evening as attendees celebrate the parallels and partnerships between jazz and hip-hop culture. Featuring songs that span from the 60's to the '00s, this will be an intergenerational and unique concert experience.
Tickets to Talkin’ All That Jazz range from $20 to $35 and may be purchased online at www.citywinery.com/atlanta. Doors open at 6:00 p.m., and the show begins at 7:30 p.m. Don’t miss this lively event on Thursday night!
At Sandtown Vista Apartments in Atlanta, Georgia, we find it important to attend events that stray from your typical routine. With that being said, we hope that this event will add something unique to your day. Be sure to check it out on Thursday!
Thursday, May 23, 2019—7:30 PM
Event Venue Location:
650 North Avenue Northeast
Atlanta, Georgia 30308