Category: Jazz

2019-20 Season Jazz
Defining Centennial Anniversary in Harlem 100
Monday, October 28, 2019
After World War I, African-American neighborhoods in uptown Manhattan came together. Cities such as Detroit, Pittsburgh,... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Jazz Music
Harlem 100: Artists that Steered the Harlem Renaissance
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
The Harlem Renaissance introduced America to a new style of music, dance and a way of life. It represented expression for... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Jazz Music
Review: Cameron Graves’ Planetary Prince
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
By Michael J. Agovino, Pitchfork The collective known as the West Coast Get Down may have made its emphatic mark on the... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Jazz Music
Who is Stefon Harris?
Monday, January 14, 2019
Stefon Harris's passionate artistry and astonishing virtuosity have propelled him to the forefront of the jazz scene. Heralded... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Chamber Music Jazz
Brass quartet The Westerlies to perform at Purdue on Nov. 9
Monday, October 29, 2018
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Purdue Convocations presents the brass quartet The Westerlies in the Stewart Center’s Loeb Playhouse... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Chamber Music Jazz Music
A sneak peek at The Westerlies program
Thursday, October 25, 2018
Wherein Lies The Good - American Mavericks of the 20th Century The Westerlies trace the sound of the 20th Century through... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Jazz Music
The journey behind Alfredo Rodriguez’s “The Little Dream”
Friday, September 7, 2018
Humble Beginnings “The Little Dream,” the title track of Cuban pianist and composer Alfredo Rodríguez’s fourth... [Read More]
2017-18 Season Jazz Music
Program Notes: Songs of Freedom
Monday, April 2, 2018
April 5, 2018 | LOEB PLAYHOUSE SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR PERFORMANCE PARTNER Purdue University Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender,... [Read More]
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Photo by Dr Michael Seretny The Convos Piano Giving Circle brings together the Friends of Convocations who believe in... [Read More]
2017-18 Season Jazz Music
The Joey Alexander Trio
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – The Joey Alexander Trio will perform at Loeb Playhouse on Oct. 14 at 8 p.m. This performance is... [Read More]