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BK Jazz Fest fetes hall of famers

3/27/2014, 1:55 a.m.
Master of Ceremonies Bessie Edward, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, Deputy Brooklyn Borough President Diana Reyna and PR director Bob Meyers Photo by Lem Peterkin

Brooklyn Borough Hall was the place to be for the 15th annual Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival and the Brooklyn Jazz Hall of Fame award ceremony, co-hosted by Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams.

The Brooklyn Historical Society hosted the ceremony, where musicians Herbie Mann and Bill Lee were inducted. Central Brooklyn Jazz Consortium created the Brooklyn Jazz Hall of Fame to recognize unheralded and renowned jazz musicians who call Brooklyn home. For more information, call 718-773-2252 ext. 103 or write to info@cbjcjazz.org.