Author Event | Jazz from Detroit

Event Details

Date/Time
Date(s) - 09/19/2019
6:30pm-8:30pm
Cost: Free

NOTE THIS EVENT HAS ALREADY OCCURRED

Location
Downtown Branch of AADL
Region: Downtown
343 South Fifth Avenue, Ann Arbor


Event Description

From Motown to soul and rock to techno, Detroit’s contributions to American musical culture have been long celebrated. Now, Mark Stryker’s new book, Jazz From Detroit, refocuses attention on the city’s influential role as one of the most prolific breeding grounds for innovative jazz musicians and front-rank stylists, from Elvin Jones and Ron Carter to Geri Allen and Regina Carter.

Stryker will give a talk and there will be a signing (books will be for sale). Afterwards a group will head over to Blue LLama on Main Street in Ann Arbor for a FREE set of Detroit jazz by Motor City mainstay Marion Hayden whose band is performing there at 8:30 pm as part of the A2 Jazz Fest.

Held in Multi-Purpose Room

Contact Information
  • Event Website: https://aadl.org/node/395404
  • Organizer: Ann Arbor District Library
  • Organizer Phone: Not Provided
  • Organizer Email: Not Provided
Ann Arbor District Library

  • Categories: Education
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