Join us for a lovely afternoon of jazz across the gardens of Snug Harbor. Curated by Jazz at Lincoln Center, the Julian Lee Trio will play three acoustic sets: 1-1:30pm at Cottage B porch; 2-2:30pm at Gazebo Road; and 3-3:30pm at the Lion’s Sensory Garden. Bring a picnic, lawn chair/blanket and experience the power of live music.
WHERE/WHEN: August 15 | 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM: Cottage B Porch
2:00 PM – 2:30 PM: Gazebo Road
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM: Lion’s Sensory Garden
ADMISSION: Free! | Registration requested
Julian Lee is quickly establishing himself as one of the most sought after and versatile saxophonists of his generation. He is the recipient of the 2017 Lincoln Center Emerging Artist Award from Jazz At Lincoln Center, and has performed both internationally and nationally with a wide array of critically acclaimed artists, including Wynton Marsalis, Christian McBride, The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, and Jon Batiste.
Julian completed his undergraduate studies at the Juilliard School, where he had the honor of studying with master saxophonist Joe Temperley. You can hear Julian on his father Mike Lee’s newest album, Song For All Of Us, Mwenso and The Shakes first release Emergence, and with the Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra on their recording of Duke Ellington’s Black, Brown, and Beige.
As you visit Snug Harbor, please remember:
• Maintain a distance of 6+ feet away from other visitors whenever possible
• Bring and wear a mask while on campus
• Practice good hygiene and sanitization
• Stay home if you are sick
Leadership support for Jazz at Lincoln Center’s outdoor concert series provided by Lisa K. Meulbroek and Brent R. Harris, with major support provided by Susan and J. Alan Kahn.
Snug Harbor arts programming is made possible through generous support from the Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation, Howard Gilman Foundation, Helen Frankenthaler Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, HumanitiesNY, The Francis J. Greenburger Foundation, New York State Council on the Arts, and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.