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Saturday, February 25th, 2017

Henry Winston Unity Center

NEW MASSES NIGHTS - 7pm

235 West 23 Street, 7th floor
New York New York 10011
US
Price: $10 donation

SPECIAL BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION!
NEW MASSES NIGHTS, a NYC performance series featuring the unique heritage of liberation arts in the United States rooted in the struggle for progressive change.

****February 25:
7:30PM--The renowned bassist and poet LARRY ROLAND

8:15--Legendary poet and activist AMINA BARAKA with accompaniment by THE RED MICROPHONE performing works from Amina's just-recorded album "If I Can't Dance, It's Not My Revolution" to be releasede on ESP-Disk soon!
The Red Microphone: Ras Moshe Burnett-Reeds, Flute; Rocco John Iacovonne-Reeds, Piano; Laurie Towers-Electric Bass; John Pietaro-Drums, Percussion

9PM--DAVE ROSS TRIO with special guest "Queen Shloca" (Shlomit Oren Ross)
Dave Ross: Guitar, Eric Lawrence Saxophone/flute , Ras Moshe Burnett: Saxophones/flute,
Shlomit Oren Ross: Movement/Voice.


This series is inspired by the cultural/political magazine of the 1920s-40s, "New Masses.” Here's a powerful concept, simultaneously old and new: a monthly community gathering in the Henry Winston Unity Hall on the 7th floor of 235 West 23rd Street.

On the last Saturday of each month, surround yourself with the art of the streets, working-class culture and radical human community. THREE SETS. DOORS OPEN AT 7:30. Join us as the cultural workers speak...

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Henry Winston Unity Center

NEW MASSES NIGHTS - 7pm

235 West 23 Street, 7th floor
New York New York 10011
US
Price: $10 donation

SPECIAL WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION!
NEW MASSES NIGHTS, a NYC performance series featuring the unique heritage of liberation arts in the United States rooted in the struggle for progressive change.

****March 25:
--Exploratory vocalist MARYANNE DEPROPHETIS with trumpeter Ron Horton and bassist Dean Johnson

--Young lioness of the saxophone & clarinet LEE ODOM and her Trio

others TBA

This series is inspired by the cultural/political magazine of the 1920s-40s, "New Masses.” Here's a powerful concept, simultaneously old and new: a monthly community gathering in the Henry Winston Unity Hall on the 7th floor of 235 West 23rd Street.

On the last Saturday of each month, surround yourself with the art of the streets, working-class culture and radical human community. THREE SETS OF PERFORMANCES; DOORS OPEN AT 7. Join us as the cultural workers speak...

Saturday, April 29th, 2017

Henry Winston Unity Center

NEW MASSES NIGHTS - 7pm

235 West 23 Street, 7th floor
New York New York 10011
US
Price: $10 donation

NEW MASSES NIGHTS, a NYC performance series featuring the unique heritage of liberation arts in the United States rooted in the struggle for progressive change.

****April 29:
--UPSURGE! NYC jazz poetry of the People

--Topical song maven BEV GRANT

-- TBA

This series is inspired by the cultural/political magazine of the 1920s-40s, "New Masses.” Here's a powerful concept, simultaneously old and new: a monthly community gathering in the Henry Winston Unity Hall on the 7th floor of 235 West 23rd Street.

On the last Saturday of each month, surround yourself with the art of the streets, working-class culture and radical human community. THREE SETS OF PERFORMANCES; DOORS OPEN AT 7:30. Join us as the cultural workers speak...

Saturday, May 27th, 2017

Henry Winston Unity Center

NEW MASSES NIGHTS - 7:30pm

235 West 23 Street, 7th floor
New York New York 10011
US
Price: $10 donation

NEW MASSES NIGHTS, a NYC performance series featuring the unique heritage of liberation arts in the United States rooted in the struggle for progressive change.

**** SPECIAL MAY DAY EDITION ---

--BERN NIX QUARTET: legendary guitarist of Ornette Coleman's Prime Time and his band of downtown jazzers--Bern Nix-guitar, Matt Lavelle-trumpet and alto clarinet, Francois Grillot-bass, Reggie Sylvester-drums

--THE RED MICROPHONE: liberation jazz and revolutionary spoken word--John Pietaro: percussion/spoken word, Ras Moshe Burnett: tenor saxophone/flute, Rocco John Iacovone: alto and soprano saxophones, Laurie Towers: electric bass

--YOUNG POETS' COLLECTIVE: Organized by Safiyah Martinez Connell. Let's do it--slam! rap! spoken word of resistance!

This series is inspired by the cultural/political magazine of the 1920s-40s, "New Masses.” Here's a powerful concept, simultaneously old and new: a monthly community gathering in the Henry Winston Unity Hall on the 7th floor of 235 West 23rd Street.

On the last Saturday of each month, surround yourself with the art of the streets, working-class culture and radical human community. THREE SETS; DOORS OPEN AT 7:30. Join us as the cultural workers speak...

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

Henry Winston Unity Center

NEW MASSES NIGHTS - 7:30pm

235 West 23 Street, 7th floor
New York New York 10011
US
Price: $10 donation

NEW MASSES NIGHTS, a NYC performance series featuring the unique heritage of liberation arts in the United States rooted in the struggle for progressive change.

****June 24:
-- STEVE COHN ENSEMBLE composer, multi-instrumentalist trans-global sounds

others TBA

This series is inspired by the cultural/political magazine of the 1920s-40s, "New Masses.” Here's a powerful concept, simultaneously old and new: a monthly community gathering in the Henry Winston Unity Hall on the 7th floor of 235 West 23rd Street.

On the last Saturday of each month, surround yourself with the art of the streets, working-class culture and radical human community. THREE SETS; DOORS OPEN AT 7. Join us as the cultural workers speak...

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