Saturday, June 15th 7PM Musicians for Justice: Juneteenth Jazz Jubilee Livestream and In-Person

Article Contributed by Jazz Promo Services | Published on Saturday, June 15, 2024

The New York Society for Ethical Culture and Music on The Inside (MOTI) are proud to present our annual Juneteenth celebration, a benefit concert that unites formerly incarcerated musicians with top jazz artists for a powerful tribute to emancipation through music. This event underscores the ongoing fight for criminal and social justice in the United States.

Event Details:

  • Date: June 19, 2024
  • Time: 7:00 PM
  • Location: New York Society for Ethical Culture, 2 W 64th St, New York, NY 10023
  • Tickets: Eventbrite Link
    • Livestream: $15
    • In-Person: $30-$200


Hosted by Catherine Russell with Kenyatta Emmanuel Hughes, the concert will feature performances by:

  • Paul Winter with Henrique Eisenmann and Theresa Thomason
  • Walter Blanding
  • Helen Sung
  • Barbara Siesel
  • Dawud Rahman
  • Marion Cowings
  • Chontay Smith
  • Keith Lamar with Albert Marques
  • The Oscar Feldman Ensemble
  • Todd Neufeld, Jonathan Finkelman, and the MOTI Guitar Group
  • The LaGuardia High School Jazz Choir led by Dawn Jones


About Music on The Inside (MOTI): Music on The Inside is a nonprofit charitable organization dedicated to bringing music education, mentorship, and hope to individuals impacted by incarceration. By partnering with professional musicians, MOTI aims to build harmony and foster a sense of community and resilience among its participants. For more information, visit MOTI.

Support the Cause: All proceeds from ticket sales will support MOTI’s mission to create a positive impact within the criminal justice system through the transformative power of music. Your contribution helps build harmony and hope for those affected by incarceration.

Don't miss this extraordinary evening of music, freedom, and justice. Join us in celebrating Juneteenth and supporting a cause that resonates with the true spirit of resilience and community.

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Celebrate Juneteenth with us and be part of a movement that champions justice and freedom through the universal language of music.