Dana Gioia, Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, invites the public to participate in a forum on the future of jazz, jazz education, and jazz audiences.
Panelists will include:
Dr. David Baker, NEA Jazz Master
Dr. Billy Taylor, NEA Jazz Master
Adrian Ellis, Executive Director, Jazz at Lincoln Center
Nicole Mitchell, flutist and composer
Loren Schoenberg, Executive Director, The National Jazz Museum in Harlem
Helen Sung, pianist and composer
Moderated by A.B. Spellman, author, poet, and critic
This symposium launches the 2009 NEA Jazz Masters celebration, taking place in partnership with Jazz at Lincoln Center. The event is free, however, a RSVP should be sent to the e-mail address below by 10 October.
The National Jazz Museum in Harlem Web Site
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Detailed schedule information:
9:00 – 11:30am