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The Jazzy Syncopated Sistas – and the Battle of the Harlem Jazz Divas!

A SAVOY Sunday JAZZ Afternoon – Culture… Dance… Jazz… Lindy Hop… Savoy… Swing

TWO Historic and HOT Jazz events for you listening and dancing pleasure!

Join us for the Syncopated Sistas!  Jazz Ladies discuss preserving Harlem’s famed Jazz culture and their means of doing it (includes rare film clips! Featuring Kim Austin (NAMA: New Amsterdam Musical Association),  Topsy Durham (Preservationist, Eddie Durham Music Legacy), Antoinette Montague (Jazz Power Initiative, WHCR) and  Robin Bell – Stephens (Harlem’s Jazzmobile Legacy)

4pm: The Dance Social begins!  There will also be offered a FREE mini swinging Lindy Hop Lesson

At 4:30pm:  Witness the Battle of the Harlem Jazz Divas!  Live Jazz -and The two HOT Canaries that will go at it are KIM AUSTIN and the other Dueling Harlem Diva LEE OLIVE TUCKER.  Featuring The Jazz Jewels



Early Bird $15 till 9/27/23  Afterwards $20 online and at the Door


Schedule subject to change –  Be there!   This event is a special part of the 3 Day Harlem Roots and Rhythm Urban Dance Festival


Oct 01 2023


3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Formats (virtual, in person, hybrid)



Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Community Center
34 West 134th Street bet. Lenox & Fifth Avenues New York, NY 10037


Harlem Swing Dance Society
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