IJS JAZZ EVENTS FOR 2012-2013

SPRING 2013

JAZZ RESEARCH ROUNDTABLES; Dana Library, Dana Room; 7-9 p.m.; free

·    Jan. 23, 7 p.m.; Steven Pond: A History of Jazz Marketing

·    Feb. 13, 7 p.m.; Brent Hayes Edwards: The Loft Jazz Era

·    March 6, 7 p.m.; Heli Reimann: The issues of European Jazz

·    April 17, 7 p.m.; Ben Bierman: Experimental Jazz Composers — John Benson Brooks, George Handy, and others

 

CONCERTS

Dana Library, Dana Room; 2-4 p.m., except as noted; free admission

·    March 6, 2:30 p.m., “From One Room to the Next: Old time jazz done in a modern way, ”Saxophonist Allen Lowe and his All-Star Band perform with Prof. Lewis Porter, keyboards

·    April 2, 2-4 p.m., Mimi Jones on bass and vocals

·    April 4, 5-7 p.m.; University Club, Paul Robeson Campus Center, An Evening of Music & Art featuring The Stanley Cowell Jazz Trio.  A meet-the-artists reception follows in The Paul Robeson Gallery

·    April 17, 2:30 p.m., Don Friedman and Strings play music by Prof. Lewis Porter;  World Premiere of Lewis Porter’s Movements for Jazz Trio and String Quartet

Events are supported in part by grants from the R-N Cultural Programming Committee.  Additional support for selected programs has been received from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.

GETTING TO RUTGERS UNIVERSITY IN NEWARK

BY MASS TRANSIT:  New Jersey Transit buses and trains,  PATH and Amtrak from New York City, and the Newark Light Rail, Washington Street Station or Broad Street Station.

BY CAR: Maps and driving directions at: www.newark.rutgers.edu/maps/index.php