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Description: Please join SUNY empire students, alumni, staff and friends at the NYC location for a presentation on "Jazz and the Civil Rights Movement" by Joseph Washington, Professor Emeritus.
More Info: This event is sponsored by the BMI student club.
Throughout the talk we will listen to quintessential studio recordings of jazz music and engage in a discussion about the importance of jazz during this critical time in American History. Some of the key figures we will listen to include: Billie Holiday, Sonny Rollins, Max Roach, Nina Simone, John Coltrane, Charles Mingus as well as several others. To RSVP, email david.fullard@esc.edu.
Date: 02/25/2023
Time: 12:00pm
Location: SUNY Empire NYC location
4 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Cost: $free
Contact Name: David Fullard
Contact Phone: 518-587-2100
Contact E-mail: david.fullard@esc.edu