The Center for Jazz Studies at Columbia University

The Center for Jazz Studies at Columbia University

Re/mapping Jazz: Concerts and Talks - Fall 2015

Wednesday, September 23rd, 7 pm 

"How Cuba Changed Everything"

Lecture & Discussion by Ned Sublette & John F. Szwed

Performance by The Pedrito Martinez Group

Earl Hall Auditorium, Columbia University Main Campus

 

Thursday, October 15th, 7 pm

"New Orleans: Opera and Jazz Together"

Lecture & Discussion by Francesco Martinelli and Jessica Teague

Performance by the Victor Goines Quartet

Buell Hall, East Gallery, Columbia University Main Campus

 

Thursday, October 22nd, 7pm

"Bird's View: Blues, Bebop & Beyond"

Book Talk on Charlie Parker by Wolfram Knauer

Performance by the Leroy Williams Quartet Featuring Charles Davis Buell Hall, East Gallery, Columbia University Main Campus

 

Wednesday, November 4th, 7pm

"Billie Holiday: The Musician and the Myth"

Book Talk by John F. Szwed. Introduction by Farah Jasmine Griffin

Performance by Catherine Russell and her Trio

Teatro, Casa Italiana, 1161 Amsterdam Avenue and West 117th Street

 

Wednesday, November 18th, 7pm

"Louis Armstrong and the Jazz Trumpet Legacy"

Jon Faddis: Interviewed by Krin Gabbard

Performance by the Jon Faddis Quartet

VENUE TBA

 

November 20th, 8pm

Miguel Zenon with the Louis Armstrong Jazz Performance Program Ensembles

Concert

Symphony Space Theatre (Broadway at West 95th Street)

 

All events are free and open to the public