The Arts

Jazz Concert at 179

Presented by Jazz for Young People at Lincoln Center and P4's Project Arts team

Jazz for Young People on Tour (JFYP on Tour) brings outstanding jazz artists and performances to school audiences. Based on the Wynton Marsalis and Sandra Day O’Connor Let Freedom Swing: Conversations on Jazz and Democracy curriculum.

JFYP on Tour includes three in-school jazz concerts throughout the year: Jazz and Democracy, Jazz and the Great Migration and Jazz and Civil Rights.

P4's Spring Performance

Let Freedom Swing Jazz Concert at 179

Presented by Jazz for Young People at Lincoln Center and P4's Project Arts team

Let Freedom Swing brings outstanding jazz artists and performances to school audiences. Based on Wynton Marsalis and Sandra Day O’Connor’s conversations on jazz and democracy, Let Freedom Swing includes three in-schools jazz concerts throughout the year: Jazz and Democracy, Jazz and the Great Migration, and Jazz and Civil Rights.
 

Chinese Calligraphy

As part of a 10 week Calligraphy and Origami program funded by a grant through Flushing Town Hall, students in Ms. Stevens' class and Ms. Berzansky's class practiced using the four treasures of Chinese Calligraphy: brush, ink, stone, and paper and made up their own characters with guidance from Art Teacher Ms. Ruocco.