Hot Summer Nights: JUMAANE SMITH
Experience the excitement of acclaimed trumpeter Jumaane Smith as he celebrates the origins of jump blues and jazz with the music of Louis Armstrong, Louis Prima, and Louis Jordan in thrilling renditions of their timeless classics along with original music composed especially for this show!
Trumpeter and vocalist Jumaane Smith has toured the world with Michael Buble, performed on the Grammys with Stevie Wonder, and collaborated with Barbra Streisand, Quincy Jones, Aretha Franklin, Wynton Marsalis, Chris Botti, and Herbie Hancock. He is a featured performer on 5 Grammy Winning albums.
“Jumaane is a very special artist…a unique and irresistibly creative voice!” – Don Heckman, LA Times, Jazz Times
Enjoy a video preview: Jumaane Smith
Admission and parking is free and open to the public.
Kingsborough’s gates open at 7pm and the concerts begin at 8pm.
A limited number of seats are available, but all are welcome to bring blankets and folding chairs for our grassy areas as well.
Rain Location: In the event of inclement weather, the concerts will be relocated to the air conditioned Leon M. Goldstein Performing Arts Center. Updated location information will be available on our box office line - (718) 368-5596 - starting at 4:00 p.m. on concert days.
Picnic Information: To complete a gorgeous night of great music in a friendly community setting, our gates open at 7:00 p.m. and picnicking is welcomed. Sandwiches, chips, ice cream, and beverages will be available for sale.
Box Office Location: On Stage at Kingsborough box office, Kingsborough Community College, 2001 Oriental Boulevard (cross street: Oxford), Brooklyn, NY. There is ample, free parking on the campus.
Box Office Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
By Phone: (718) 368-5596
By Car: AMPLE, FREE PARKING is available and we are just minutes from Exit 8 off the Belt Parkway.
By Bus: Take the B1 or B49 bus straight to our gates.
By Subway: Take the Q, F, D, or N and transfer to the B1 bus for a short ride to our gates.
July 21, 2018
Kingsborough Community College
2001 Oriental Boulevard