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Jazz Performance: Charlie Parker

March 12, 2018 5:00 PM
Add to Calendar Jazz Performance: Charlie Parker Celebrating Sam Gilliam’s love of Charlie Parker’s music, Kris Allen and Avery G. Sharpe perform original arrangements of Parker’s music on the anniversary of Charlie Parker's death. “Before painting, there was jazz” said Sam Gilliam, who has spoken at length about the impact of Jazz Music on his art. This series of Jazz performances, organized in collaboration with the Williams College Music Department, respond to and resonate with Gilliam’s work and process. DD/MM/YYYY

Celebrating Sam Gilliam’s love of Charlie Parker’s music, Kris Allen and Avery G. Sharpe perform original arrangements of Parker’s music on the anniversary of Charlie Parker’s death.

“Before painting, there was jazz” said Sam Gilliam, who has spoken at length about the impact of Jazz Music on his art. This series of Jazz performances, organized in collaboration with the Williams College Music Department, respond to and resonate with Gilliam’s work and process.

Williams College Museum of Art
15 Lawrence Hall Dr Ste 2
Williamstown, MA 01267-3248
Free