Tag: Jazz

The Outer Space
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Incessant noise. Inescapable pollution. Occupational woes. Overpriced real estate. Trading the cramped confines of Earth... [Read More]
No Place to Go
Friday, March 23, 2018
SPECIAL RETURN ENGAGEMENT This special multi-day engagement with Ethan Lipton and His Orchestra includes a reprise of the... [Read More]
Troker
Friday, February 2, 2018
Immediately infectious tunes and an energetic live show.” — The Huffington Post If Salvador Dali had ever made a heist... [Read More]
John Beasley’s MONK’estra
Friday, January 19, 2018
Thelonious Monk is a monolithic monument to modern jazz, keeping guard over it for eternity. Honed at Harlem’s Minton Playhouse... [Read More]
The Joey Alexander Trio
Saturday, October 14, 2017
Prodigy. Wunderkind. Genius. Words intended as praise and ripe with opportunity, but often freighted by expectations and... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Jazz
David Bowie’s ‘Blackstar’ band, Donny McCaslin Quartet, performs April 6
Thursday, March 9, 2017
With Jason Lindner, keyboards Nate Wood, bass Mark Guiliana, drums Donny McCaslin and his group surged onto the mainstream’s... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Jazz Lecture Music
Jazz Meets Artificial Intelligence in this FREE Engagement
Friday, January 20, 2017
The topic of improvisation immediately calls to mind the powerful and singular vision of many great artists. Thelonious Monk’s... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Jazz Music
Arturo O’Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra
Friday, December 23, 2016
With ideological and economic isolation implemented amid the Cold War, Cuba has often seemed farther than 90 miles from the... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Music Podcast
Podcast: Mavis Staples Pre-Show Discussion
Friday, November 4, 2016
James Dekle, Purdue Black Cultural Center Artist-in-Residence, discussed Mavis Staples and her influence on gospel music... [Read More]
Jazz Music
Get to know jazz pianist Sullivan Fortner
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
New Orleans native Sullivan Fortner got his start at age 7. By the time he was a teenager, he was well on his way to becoming... [Read More]