Blue Note Jazz Club + The Rhythm Foundation present Arturo Sandoval, Robert Glasper and more!
Blue Note Jazz Club Presents is delighted to partner with the Rhythm Foundation for an exclusive concert series at the North Beach Bandshell in Miami Beach, Florida. Miami’s music scene has long been at the center of the city’s cultural experience with influences from jazz, Latin, hip-hop and more, setting the stage for this exciting collaboration in live entertainment. The series will begin in June 2021 with more to be announced.
Blue Note Jazz Club proudly presents notable artists and regular performers on the Blue Note scene such as Arturo Sandoval and Robert Glasper. The series will also feature iconic artists Big Freedia and The Soul Rebels with a special guest Cimafunk in concert celebrating the musical and cultural ties between Havana and New Orleans, and honoring the shared musical roots of the artists’ hometowns.
Arturo Sandoval: June 5, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. EDT and June 6, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. EDT
Robert Glasper: June 12, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. EDT
Big Freedia // The Soul Rebels ft. Cimafunk: June 26, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. EDT
Steven Bensusan, President of Blue Note Entertainment Group: “Blue Note is actively seeking outdoor spaces in New York and beyond. We have yet to find the right opportunity to meet our needs locally, making the partnership with North Beach Bandshell in Miami Beach, which has created a very safe environment for social distancing shows, the perfect time for Blue Note Jazz Clubs continue to present live music. “
James Quinlan, Director of the Rhythm Foundation: “The Blue Note Jazz Club pop-up in Miami Beach marks a significant milestone in our growth at North Beach Bandshell. We are honored to welcome their 40 years of experience with the greatest jazz artists of our generation.
Tickets can be purchased on RhythmFoundation.com.
The North Beach Bandshell is an outdoor event venue with reduced audience capacity to comply with social distancing recommendations. The place respects the Covid-19 security protocol with the public, the team and the artists.
About the Blue Note Jazz Club:
Since 1981, the Blue Note Jazz Club has been a cultural institution in New York City and one of the premier jazz clubs in the world. Blue Note strives to preserve the history of jazz, and the club is a place where progression and innovation – the foundations of jazz – are encouraged and practiced every night. In addition to the main acts starring Chick Corea, Joe Lovano, John Scofield and Chris Botti, Blue Note regularly features emerging artists from jazz, soul, hip-hop, R&B and funk. After 40 years of success, Blue Note continues to carry the torch of 21st century jazz to New York’s cultural heart, Greenwich Village.
About the Rythme Foundation:
We create shared cultural experiences that build and strengthen South Florida’s diverse communities through the presentation of live music. We believe:
● International cultural exchange injects empathy and positivity into the global conversation;
● Cultural activity develops community and builds neighborhoods;
● Sustainable practices are possible in event productions; and
● Miami is a global city, and our performers and audiences are world class.
Support for the Rhythm Foundation comes in part from the City of Miami Beach, the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, and the State of Florida Division of Cultural Affairs.
About North Beach Bandshell:
The North Beach Bandshell is an outdoor amphitheater in the heart of Miami Beach’s North Beach neighborhood. It has been managed by the Rhythm Foundation – a Miami Beach-based non-profit cultural organization – for the city of Miami Beach since 2015.