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Oct 17, 2019 7:30 pm

Louis Armstrong and Art Blakey: Jazz Messengers Both, Forever

THURS | OCT 17
7:30 PM

Louis Armstrong and Art Blakey:
Jazz Messengers Both, Forever

Two profoundly respected figures in jazz, Art Blakey and Louis Armstrong, are celebrated in a performance featuring artists who carry on the legacies of these musical geniuses.

 

The MSM Jazz Orchestra: A Tribute to Art Blakey
Jon Faddis, Conductor

Intermission

The Wonderful World of Louis Armstrong™ All Stars
Herlin Riley, drums and bandleader
Roderick Paulin, saxophone
Wycliffe Gordon, trombone
Nicholas Payton, trumpet
Roland Guerin, bass
Sean Mason, piano
With special guest Davell Crawford, piano and vocals

The Wonderful World of Louis Armstrong™ All Stars is presented as part of the Louis Armstrong Continuum, in collaboration with the Columbia University Center for Jazz Studies and the Louis Armstrong Educational Foundation, Inc.

 

Neidorff-Karpati Hall
Manhattan School of Music
130 Claremont Avenue
New York, NY 10027

This event is FREE and tickets are required.

This event is eligible for Concert Attendance credit for MSM students. To receive credit, students must scan IN and OUT at the beginning and end of the event.

Questions?

boxoffice@msmnyc.edu

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