TROMBONE SHORTY brings this historic season to an explosive conclusion with his notorious brass funk band Orleans Avenue. The night begins with the buoyant grooves and plush harmonies of NYC’s own MICHELLE followed by Lady Blackbird.
Saturday, SEPT 18
Doors 6:30 / Show 7:30
TROMBONE SHORTY, hailed by NPR as “New Orleans’ brightest new star in a generation,” brings this historic season to an explosive conclusion with his notorious brass funk band Orleans Avenue, which has had the distinct honor of closing down Jazz Fest since 2013. The night begins with the buoyant grooves and plush harmonies of NYC’s own MICHELLE.
**Free performances at the Bandshell are FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED. Capacity is limited. RSVPs are not required and do not guarantee entry.
The Lena Horne Bandshell at Prospect Park is home to BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn!, New York’s longest-running, free outdoor performing arts festival. Named to honor the legendary singer, actress, dancer, and Brooklyn native Lena Horne, the Bandshell is transformed into a venue every summer that can accommodate over 8,000 people.
BRIC is committed to welcoming people of all abilities
The facility is completely wheelchair accessible. If you require special seating arrangements, please ask any staff member to speak with the house manager on the day of the performance when you reach the gate, and we will happily accommodate you. If you have any other questions about accessibility, please contact Benno Orlinsky at [email protected] or (718) 683-5637.