Saturday, February 9, 3:00 p.m.,
University of Iowa Voxman Music Building Recital Hall (2nd Floor)

TLC Credit: Traditional - UI REACH

Presenter: Damani Phillips, UI Associate Professor of Jazz and African American Studies - Turner Center Jazz Orchestra (of Des Moines)

Through a combination of live performance, spoken remarks and visual presentation, Phillips and TCJO present a one-of-a-kind program highlighting seven prominent examples of the role that jazz played in the African-American fight for civil rights - and the back -story behind their creation. A program not to be missed!

For more information, visit https://clas.uiowa.edu/events/jazz-fight-civil-rights-jazz-activist-music

 

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the Baker Teacher Leader Center, 319-335-5623, in advance.