Garifuna American Jazz Vocalist LUCY BLANCO and her AFRI-GARIFUNA JAZZ ENSEMBLE to Perform at Tribute to Brooklyn Educator and Activist JITU WEUSI on MONDAY October 21st 2013 in Brooklyn

Garifuna American Jazz Vocalist Lucy Blanco and her Afri-Garifuna Jazz Ensemble in Harlem in 2011.  Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.

Garifuna American Jazz Vocalist Lucy Blanco and her Afri-Garifuna Jazz Ensemble in Harlem in 2011. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.

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Brooklyn, New York:  Garifuna American Jazz Vocalist LUCY BLANCO and her Afri-Garifuna Jazz Ensemble will join Jazz Vocalist REVALYN GOLD and her progressive jazz ensemble, Washington DC based Gold Standard Jazz; for a special tribute to Brooklyn Educator, Activist and Jazz Promoter JITU WEUSI, who passed away on May 22nd 2013 from kidney cancer.  They will also pay tribute to West Coast Jazz Musicians who also passed away recently and have guided and mentored both vocalists musical development.   This  tribute will take place on MONDAY, October 21st 2013 at 7pm as part of the For My Sweet Jazzy Mondays Series at Brooklyn’s For My Sweet Event and Garden Space. Continue reading

(VIDEO) Second Garifuna Music Symposium–SUNDAY May 22nd 2011

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Bronx, New York — Below you will see video of remarks made at the End Of The Second Garifuna Music Symposium.  At this event, Music Business Professor GARY FRITZ made a presentation entitled, “The Business Of Music: Music Copyrights and Music Publishing Workshop”.

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Music Business Professor GARY FRITZ To Hold FREE Music Publishing and Copyright Seminar for Second Garifuna Music Symposium on SUNDAY May 22nd 2011

Music Business Professor GARY FRITZ

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Copyright 2011 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — Music Business Professor GARY FRITZ will Hold a Free Seminar on Music Publishing and Copyrights at the Second Garifuna Music Symposium on Sunday, May 22nd 2011.  This seminar is sponsored by The Garifuna Coalition USA Inc in partnership with The What’s Happening in The Garifuna Music Industry Facebook Page.  The Garifuna Music Symposium is a result of an idea presented in The Garifuna Entrepreneur Networking Group.

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Panelists JAMES LOVELL, BANNING EYRE and GARY FRITZ help make The FIRST Garifuna Music Symposium a Breakthrough Success on Sunday, March 27th 2011

Panelists GARY FRITZ, BANNING EYRE and JAMES LOVELL at The FIRST Garifuna Music Symposium in the Bronx on SUNDAY March 27th 2011

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Bronx, New York — Garifuna People from all walks of life were treated to an afternoon of industry insight, strategy and revelation as panelists imparted their wisdom to this audience at The FIRST Garifuna Music Symposium on Sunday, March 27th 2011.

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Garifuna Americans To Hold First Workshop To Assess State of Garifuna Music Industry at CASA YURUMEIN in The Bronx on Sunday March 27th 2011

Garifuna Music Symposium on Sunday, March 27th 2011 in Bronx

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Bronx, New York — Aspiring and Working Garifuna Musicians should know that there will be a special workshop on the subject of The Garifuna Music Industry on Sunday, March 27th 2011.  This workshop will be FREE  and open to the public.

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