Free Virtual Jazz Lecture Fall Series: “ Latin Music in the Americas “

Date: 
November 23, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Location: 
Virtual via Zoom
Contact: 
RSVP to: Audrey Morrison, at amorrison@musicinst.org
Cost: 

Free admission but must RSVP first!

 

Each session will be led by a world-renowned artist from the Music Institute jazz faculty and will include recordings, video clips, historical information and personal insights from each presenter. The sessions will conclude with a chat discussion.  Audrey Morrison, Jazz Studies Program Director, will be the host for each session.  RSVP to: Audrey Morrison, Jazz Studies Director..

 

Fall Series:

 

” Iconic Jazz Recordings of 1959” with pianist Fred Simon
( including “Kind of Blue”, “Giant Steps”, “Time Out”, “The Shape of Jazz to Come” and “Mingus Ah Um”)
Wednesday October 28, 2020 7:00 - 8:30 pm (CDT)


“ Latin Music in the Americas “ with trumpeter Victor Garcia
Monday November 23, 2020 7:00 - 8:30 pm (CDT)


“Great Jazz Musicians from Chicago’s South Side” with saxophonist Juli Wood
Thursday January 21, 2021 7:00 - 8:30 pm (CDT)


“ Women In Jazz “ with trombonist Audrey Morrison
Thursday February 18, 2021 7:00 - 8:30 pm (CDT)


“Dark Angels of the Violin: Jazz legends Eddie South and Stuff Smith”
with violinist James Sanders
Monday March 15, 2021 7:00 - 8:30 pm (CDT)