Concerts from the Library of Congress, 2016-2017

THURSDAY, MARCH 9, 2017 at 7 PM

Photos (beginning from top left): Christina Bashford, William Brooks, Gayle Sherwood Magee, Laurie Matheson, and Justin Vickers

Montpelier Room

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Ingrid Monson, Library of Congress Jazz Scholar

Monson discusses her research in the Music Division’s collections. The Quincy Jones Professor of African American Music at Harvard University and interim Dean of Arts and Humanities at Harvard University, Monson is an award-winning author and scholar whose work in jazz, African American music and the music of the African diaspora is greatly respected.

Seating is general admission and patrons with a ticket will be seated on a first-come, first-served basis. Five minutes before the event starts any unclaimed seats will be available for patrons without a ticket. Patrons are encouraged to arrive half an hour before the event, as extra tickets may be available due to returns.