Charlie Parker Jazz Festival

The Charlie Parker festival continues after the Sylvia Cuenca Organ Group performance in The Harlem Rose Garden in Marcus Garvey Park.

Friday August 25, 5:30-6:30

Sylvia Cuenca Organ Group

Drummer Sylvia Cuenca has performed around the world with many jazz greats, including four years with Joe Henderson, and 17 years with Clark Terry’s quintet and big band, in addition to stints with Billy Taylor, Gary Bartz, Dianne Reeves, Jimmy Heath, Etta Jones, Kenny Barron and many more . She has been a clinician and educator at a number of universities–most recently Columbia University–and has twice received grants from the National Endowment for the Arts. This group features Jared Gold (organ), Paul Bollenback (guitar), and Freddie Hendrix (trumpet).

Restaurant Week In Harlem

Columbia University has some faves to recommend: