Mourning the loss of Al Jarreau

Al Jarreau speaks at the UI College of Education in 2014

Photos by Mei-Ling Shaw Williams
Al Jarreau, left, speaks at the University of Iowa College of Education in September 2014 alongside Iowa Public Radio Host Ben Kieffer.

February 13, 2017

Celebrated jazz vocalist and UI College of Education graduate, Al Jarreau, died Sunday, Feb. 12. Jarreau, a 1964 graduate of the UI College of Education’s Rehabilitation Counseling master’s program, spoke on campus in 2014 before headlining the Iowa Soul Festival. The following photos were taken during that visit to the UI College of Education. 

Al Jarreau poses for a photo with a fan

Al Jarreau poses for a photo.

Al Jarreau speaks at the UI College of Education

Jarreau speaks at the UI College of Education.

Al Jarreau talks to students

Jarreau talks to students while visiting the UI College of Education.

 

Read a complete story looking back on the life of Al Jarreau in The New York Times.