Tuesday, March 31, 2015

UNESCO'S Int'l. Jazz Day Set for April 30th

The year 2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO),” said Dr. Leon Higgs, Secretary-General of UNESCO-Bahamas, who spoke on behalf of Minister of Education, Science and Technology the Hon. Jerome Fitzgerald during a press conference to announce plans in observance of the anniversary.

UNESCO-Bahamas announced it will hold its 2nd annual UNESCO International Jazz Day scheduled for Thursday, April 30, in Pompey Square, downtown, Nassau. The opening session will be at 1:00 p.m. followed by continuous music from 2:00 to 10:00 p.m. A grand concert that evening begins at 6:00 p.m.

“This will mark UNESCO’s 4th International Jazz Day,” said Dr. Higgs.