Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats

Family Concert


Sunday, January 27, 2019
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Scheuer Auditorium

Ages 2 to 9

Groove to delightful jazz age inspired music for all ages with the Grammy-nominated band Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats! Enjoy the interactive jazz-scat-along play, while singing about the simple joys and delights of life. Hear tunes such as “The Peace Song” from their new album All The Sounds, as well as selections from their notable albums.

Lucy Kalantari is an award winning children’s artist based in Brooklyn, New York, making jazz age inspired music for families. Just announced on December 7th, her album All The Sounds was nominated for a 2019 Grammy Award for Best Children’s album. Her music is featured on Sprout House, the musically-infused programming on Universal Kids and her songs are on steady rotation on SiriusXM Kids Place Live. Her debut into kids music with album, Pockets Full of Joy in 2014, landed a Parents’ Choice Silver Honor Award and earned a place in The Best Kids Music of 2014, by Cooper & Kid. Her hit song "Fantastic" off her album Big Things won the International Music Award for Best Children's Song and reached #3 on Kids Place Live 13 Under 13 charts. She was also awarded in the International Songwriting Contest for Best Children's Song with “Balloon" also from Big Things. Lucy Kalantari has performed in festivals and libraries around the country.

Think Squirrel Nut Zippers for the younger set.” – Red Tricycle

"The best jazz album of the year brings forth the roaring 20s with no prohibition on juice boxes." –Jeff Bogle 

$18 General; $14 Jewish Museum Family Members
Includes Museum Admission

Enjoy a full morning program and join us for Picture This! which includes a gallery tour, art workshop, storybook reading, and the concert within one ticket price: $25 per person and $22 for Jewish Museum Family Members.

Doors to the concert will open at 11:10am and Studio Art Session will open at 12:30pm after the show.

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