Celebrating Randy Weston’s Archive at Harvard

Horner Room, Agassiz House, 5 James Street, Cambridge, MA
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 7:00pm

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7pm-8pm:  A Conversation with Randy Weston featuring Ingrid Monson, Quincy Jones Professor of African American Music, Harvard University and Robin D. G. Kelley, Gary B. Nash Professor of American History at UCLA


8pm-9pm:  Performance by the Randy Weston African Rhythms Quintet

Randy Weston:  Piano, composer, band leader

T. K. Blue:  Alto and Soprano Saxophones, arranger, musical director

Neil Clarke:  Percussion

Alex Blake Fearon:  Bass

Robert Trowers:  Trombone

Fatoumata Mbengue:  Manager


Harvard Gazette Article on Randy Weston's visit to Harvard: "The sweep of jazz history"


About the Randy Weston Collection


Co-sponsored with Harvard Office for the Arts’ Learning From Performers Program;  Harvard College Library; WGBH


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