January-4th-2011, 12:00 AM
Memorial for Dr. Billy Taylor
The memorial service for Dr. Billy Taylor will be at Riverside Church in Manhattan on Monday, January 10 at 6 pm. located at 490 Riverside Drive at West 120th Street Enter on Riverside Drive
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in Dr. Taylor's name to the organization that he founded, Jazzmobile. Donations can also be made online.
154 West 127th Street
New York, NY 10027
Jazzmobile's mission is to Present,Preserve, Promote and Propagate JAZZ, America's Classical Music. For most people Jazzmobile is synonymous with its Summer Festival,which has presented free, public concerts in Harlem neighborhoods and other neighborhoods in New York City for more than forty years. Jazzmobile's presentation ofhigh quality jazz education programs, its service and underserved communities and its services to the field of jazz are well understood and highly valued by its stakeholders, colleagues and audiences.