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2009 The 32nd FJCMC Concert: A Tribute to Trane

A Tribute to ‘ Trane Background information on the annual John Coltrane Memorial Concert (JCMC): The first John Coltrane Memorial Concert (JCMC) was performed in Boston, MA on July 17, 1977, in the Friends of Great Black Music Loft, a performance space for creative arts established by master percussionist Syd Smart. The annual concert then […]
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2008 The 31st FJCMC Concert: A Tribute to ‘ Trane

┬áTribute to ‘ Trane Blackman Theatre, Northeastern University Special Guest Artists: Guru’s Jazzmatazz with Superproducer Solar Joined By: DJ Doo Wop, Brownman on trumpet, David Scott on keys, guitar, flute, and sax Legendary hip-hop messenger Guru along with Superproducer Solar will be the featured performers of this years special tribute to John Coltrane for the […]
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2007 The 30th Anniversary Celebration FJCMC with Ravi Coltrane

30th Anniversary Celebration Blackman Theatre, Northeastern University Hosted by Steve Schwartz of WGBH’s “Jazz From Studio Four” Friday, September 21 Hosted by Eric Jackson of WGBH’s “Eric in the Evening” Saturday, September 22 2007 John Coltrane Memorial Ensemble: Carl Atkins, baritone and alto saxophones and bass clarinet Leonard Brown, tenor and soprano saxophones Armsted Christian, […]
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2005 The 28th FJCMC John Coltrane and Black America’s Quest for Freedom: Spirituality and the Music

Blackman Theatre, Northeastern University Special Guests: McCoy Tyner & his trio with Gary Bartz Guest Host: Eric Jackson FREE pre-concert symposium! 10 Behrakis Health Sciences 12-3pm “John Coltrane and Black America’s Quest for Freedom: Spirituality and the Music” featuring: Dr. Anthony Brown Dr. Tommy Lee Lott Dr. Emmett G. Price III Dr. Leonard Brown Producers: […]