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Frederick J Brown: The Energy is Jazz Exhibit Opening Reception

October 26, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Friends of the American Jazz Museum are cordially invited to attend a private reception to celebrate the unveiling of Frederick J Brown Exhibit: Energy is Jazz. Enjoy light bites and refreshments, and view the new exhibit before it opens to the public.

  • Reception 6:30 p.m – Opening Remarks
  • Curtain Opening 7:30 p.m. – In the Changing Gallery
  • Co-Curated with Bentley Brown of the Frederick J. Brown Trust

The exhibit will explore Brown’s career and his depiction of jazz artists in portraiture, in addition to the energy and feeling of jazz through visual representation.

The exhibit will feature works from Brown’s Portraits series of jazz artists, work and ephemera from his days working in New York at the loft at 120 Wooster St. and works from his collection of abstracted pieces that explore the feeling of jazz.

The exhibition will run between October 26th, 2023, and May 5th, 2024, in the Changing Gallery.


October 26, 2023
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm