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Jazz History & Masters Listening Hour Series

February 20 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

February 20 | 9-10 AM: Jazz Masters Series – Louis Armstrong
An examination through listening and commentary of Jazz Master Louis Armstrong, considered by many the greatest soloist and one of the most influential Jazz artists of all time.
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Chicago native Dave Schumacher has been a key player in the New York jazz scene for more than three decades, touring throughout the United States and internationally with the Lionel Hampton Orchestra, Art Blakely Big Band, T.S. Monk on Monk Ensemble, Nicholas Payton’s Louis Armstrong Tribute Big Band, and as an original member of the Harry Connick, Jr. Orchestra. Highlights of his international career include an appearance at Mount Fuji Jazz Festival in Japan with the Art Blakely Big Band. Schumacher can be heard on nearly a dozen Columbia Records recordings with the Harry Connick, Jr. Orchestra and with such jazz greats as Lionel Hampton and Mel Torme. Schumacher received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Jazz Performance from Rutgers University/Livingston College and a Master of Music degree in Jazz Performance from New Jersey City University.

 

 

 

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Date:
February 20
Time:
9:00 am - 10:00 am
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Organizer

New Jersey Youth Symphony
Phone:
908-771-5544
Email:
info@njys.org
Website:
www.njys.org

Venue

Streaming