• Haley House Bakery Cafe (map)
  • 12 Dade Street
  • Boston, MA, 02119
  • United States

join Haley House Bakery Cafe at 12 Dade Street in Roxbury MA for:
2017 Year End
Art Is Life Itself! AiLi Live
Nina LaNegra Presents
AiLi Live featuring

"Becoming Chibuzo" The Akili Jamal Haynes Story
an interactive - feedback workshop session - a focus group

*an evening of film screening
*listening & dialog
*musical performance

The Art & Soul of Chibuzo, in which Akili Jamal Haynes is an actor, vocalist, percussionist, trumpeter, bassist, pianist, dancer, script writer, composer, and band leader. This evening he will share an excerpted aspect of his current work "Becoming Chibuzo" as an interactive, workshop focus group. Your presence and dialog very welcome.

Akili Jamal Haynes began his career at age 15 as a trombonist under the mentorship of Wynton Marsalis. Three years later, he was touring with Illinois Jacquet’s Big Band. Haynes currently performs with several ensembles and has participated on several recordings as a trombonist, composer, trumpeter, keyboardist, vocalist, tenor saxophonist, alto saxophonist, bass clarinetist, and acoustic bassist. Akili Jamal Haynes has been a faculty member of the New England Conservatory of Music’s Preparatory & Continuing Education School for more than 14 years, and is also guest percussion faculty and bass accompanist at Berklee College of Music, Boston.

Haynes is the musical director of the music ministry at Unity in the City in Brookline, Massachusetts. He is the faculty accompanist at Boston Conservatory, Jeannette Neil Dance Studios, Prometheus Dance Company, and Boston University Dance Department. He has performed as percussionist, multi-instrumentalist, and research assistant to Kimati Dinizulu (Alvin Ailey Dance Theater). 

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EVERY 3rd Thursday
at the
Haley House Bakery Cafe

Kitchen is open 5pm-8:30pm

Haley House Bakery Cafe closes for the year on Saturday, Dec 23
2017 and re-opens Tuesday, Jan 2, 2018 please plan accordingly.
[..kinda weird writing 2018, but yes, it is that time of year folks...~NLN]