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International Jazz Day Celebrations



International Jazz Day Celebrations

Celebrate this year International Jazz Day by following our events: a Symposium on April 27 and a Concert on April 28 2021 in live streaming from the Institute in New York, organized by TwinsMusic Enterprises and the Italian Cultural Institute in New York, to share our love for Jazz.


* Antonio Ciacca presents Jazz Symposium on April 27 at 12PM EST (6PM CET)

Click Here to cccess the Symposium Facebook Event


* Antonio Ciacca Quartet Live Stream Concert on April 28 at 3PM EST playing the Italian American Songbook and featuring Antonio Ciacca on piano, Ashley Pezzotti on vocals, Jennifer Vincent on bass, and Luca Santaniello on drums.

Click Here for the live-stream Concert on the ICI YouTube Channel


The Jazz Symposium will be an interactive panel discussion about the role of Italian-Americans in Jazz, with our very own Antonio Ciacca as the moderator. He has invited professors and journalists from different colleges, universities, and media outlets to share their insight on the Italian-American perspective of early Jazz music. Among the participants:
Anna Harwell Celenza, Thomas E. Caestecker Professor of Music at Georgetown University; Antonio Ciacca, Adjunct Professor of Jazz History at Marymount Manhattan College; Ricky Riccardi, Curator for the Louis Armstrong Archive at Queens College; Marcello Piras, Manhattan School of Music;  Gianmichele Taormina, Journalist; Steven Cerra, Journalist;  Pete Malinverni, Director of Jazz Studies at Suny Purchase College, NY


Date: Da Tuesday, April 27, 2021 a Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Organized by : IIC-NY

In collaboration with : TwinsMusic Enterprises

Entrance : Free


Live streaming