A memorial service for David S Ware is being held in New York on 7 January at Saint Peter's Church in Manhattan. Ware died in October at the age of 62, following prolonged dialysis treatment and a kidney transplant in 2009.
Playing at the memorial is Cooper-Moore on solo harp; duos of Joe Morris and Warren Smith and Muhammad Ali and Darius Jones; trios of Matthew Shipp, William Parker and Guillermo E Brown, and Andrew Cyrille, Daniel Carter and Joe Morris, plus a special presentation by William Parker.
The service will be held at St Peter's Church Manhattan (619 Lexington Ave), 7 January, 7:30pm. It's free, although donations are welcome. Full details here.