|Ella Fitzgerald: The First Lady of Song at 100 by Chase Jackson at Cape May City|
Event Type: Education Program|
Age Group(s): Adult
Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Time: 5:30 PM
.Library: Cape May City Library
A multi-media presentation celebrating the centennial anniversary of the birth of Ella Fitzgerald, jazz music’s “First Lady of Song”. Fitzgerald was born April 25, 1917, and during Black History Month, Cape May County is getting a head start on celebrating her contribution to the world of music.
Chase Jackson is the co-founder of the Natchel Blues Network, a blues society and founding director of AFR’AM Fest, both in Norfolk, VA. Professionally, Chase is an arts administrator with over 30 years in the field and is currently the Outreach Coordinator of Bayshore Center at Bivalve. She is in the process of writing her memoirs and an industry book on the life cycles of non-profits and embarking on a storytelling career. She also is a member of the American Association of University Women, Cape May County Chapter and Cape May Forum.
Location: Cape May City Library Meeting Room
Presenter: Chase Jackson
Status: Waiting List (0 of 15)