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Events at the Institute of Jazz Studies, 2010-2011

Lena Horne Celebration

Sept. 22, 2010 - Dana Room, Dana Library, 5pm (free admission)
Remembering Lena Horne: lecture/book signing by author James Gavin and special performance by Daryl Sherman.

Jazz Research Roundtable
Rutgers-Newark, Dana Library, Dana Room; 7-9 pm (free admission)

Sept. 29, 2010
Ed Berger: Benny Carter's Collection: New Discoveries/Old Favorites

Oct. 6, 2010
Alf Arvidson: Raising Status: How Jazz Was Accepted as High Art and Swedish Cultural Politics, 1950-1975.

Nov. 17, 2010
Jamale Davis, Jared Negley, Joe Peterson: Bottoms Up: The Bass in Jazz (with performance)

Dec. 8, 2010
Vincent Gardner: topic to be announced

Jan. 19, 2011
Gretchen Michelson: Harry Connick Jr.: When Entertainment Meets Art

Feb. 16, 2011
Susheel Kurien: Jazz in India-Uncovering the Story

March 23, 2011
Josh Duffee: Chauncey Morehouse

April 13, 2011
Charlie Lester: Jazz Migration

Jazz Events 2010-2011

Rutgers-Newark, Dana Library, Dana Room (free admission)

October 26, 2010
Wycliffe Gordon (trombone) and Eric Reed (piano)
Dana Room, 2-4pm

October 27, 2010
Lewis Porter (piano), Vincent Gardner (trombone) with guests
Dana Room, 2:30-3:50 pm

Nov. 9, 2010
Joe Wilder (trumpet), Jack Wilkins (guitar), and Nicki Parrott (bass)
Dana Room, 2-4 pm

Nov. 17, 2010
Lewis Porter and Dharma Jazz
Dana Room, 2:30-3:50 pm

Feb. 2, 2011
Lewis Porter and guitarist Marc Ribot
Dana Room, 2:30-3:50 pm

March 1, 2011
Lewis Porter and David Rothenberg
NOTE: Bradley Hall, 11:30-12:50 pm

March 8, 2011
Tia Fuller, saxophone
Dana Room, 2-4 pm

April 6, 2011
Lewis Porter, solo piano
Dana Room, 2:30-3:50

April 21, 2011
Ethan Iverson, solo piano
Dana Room, 2-4pm

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Posted September 1, 2010