SATURDAY, APRIL 22, 2016 at 8 PM
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Saxophone player and composer Steve Coleman is one of the giants in contemporary American jazz. In addition to performing with musical icons like Dizzy Gillespie, Bobby McFerrin, Sting, and Wynton Marsalis, Coleman is an active producer and educator. He appears at the Library with his band, Five Elements, to present a newly commissioned work by the Library of Congress, with support from the Reva & David Logan Foundation.
Presented in association with the Reva & David Logan Foundation.
Commissioned by the Library of Congress, with support from the Reva & David Logan Foundation
6:30 PM - Whittall Pavilion (no tickets required)
“Painting Jazz,” with John Szwed, Library of Congress Jazz Scholar