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A History of African Rhythms and Jazz at Stanford Jazz Festival

Stanford Jazz Workshop uploaded this event on June 9, 2010

When

Sat, June 26, 2010
11:00 AM

Tickets

$5 advance purchase | $10 at the door | Kids under 18 free!

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Jazz has its roots in the musical traditions of Africa, and pianist Randy Weston has spent his distinguished career discovering and exploring these roots.

In this special presentation, Weston and his African Rhythms Trio will discuss and illustrate - with musical examples - the history of jazz in the context of its African origins, deepening listeners' understanding and appreciation.

For more information on this event or to purchase tickets please visit http://www.stanfordjazz.org/jazzfestival/06_26_early.html or call (650) 725-ARTS [2787]

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