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Queen Esther sings at “Blues for Mamie” Benefit Concert on Sunday July 20th.  Join in the effort to erect a granite monument at blues pioneer Mamie Smith’s unmarked grave – and create a maintenance fund for her gravesite and others in nee  More...

Join Queen Esther and her quintet The Hot Five for an evening of swing dancing — outdoors on the plaza of the Brooklyn Public Library. (Dance lesson starts at 6:30pm.) WHEN: Wednesday July 16th at 7pm WHERE: On the plaza of The Brooklyn Public Libra  More...

Queen Esther sings — a capella! — at Bushwick Burlesque on Tuesday, July 15th.  Doors open at 7pm and the show starts at 9pm, with a suggested donation of $7. ————————————  More...

The Fascinators — a vocalese jazz collective featuring original songs and reworked classics — will perform at two locations for Make Music New York on June 21st. Louis Armstrong House Museum, 12pm – 1pm 34-56 107th St. St. Corona, Queens  More...

(PLEASE NOTE: Queen Esther will perform with her sextet on June 14th and August 16th. See you on The Island!) The 9th Annual Jazz Age Lawn Party on Governors Island SATURDAY & SUNDAY JUNE 14th & 15th and AUGUST 16TH & 17TH, 2014 11:00 am to 5:  More...