When: Sat., April 21, 8 p.m. 2012
The story of jazz is as old and as rich as any contemporary music you can think of. It's glossy shuffles have been played in the smoke-filled backrooms of clubs for years and years. Music's story is ever evolving, but nowhere is this more apparent than within jazz, where a succession of brilliant performers and musicians have redefined the genre, from Jelly Roll Morton to Duke Ellington to Thelonious Monk. To see what may be next for the evolution of jazz, check out Generation Next.
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Price: Ticket prices vary.