* Jason Moran: James Reese Europe and The Harlem Hellfighters: The Absence of Ruin

When:
December 8, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
2018-12-08T20:00:00-05:00
2018-12-08T20:15:00-05:00
Where:
Kennedy Center - Eisenhower Theater
2700 F St NW
Washington, DC 20566
USA
Cost:
$29 - $69

The inventive, imaginative pianist Jason Moran, also artistic director for Jazz at the Kennedy Center, presents a program of music and multimedia art highlighting the life and legacy of James Reese Europe and The Harlem Hellfighters, the military band credited for the first great wave of jazz-evangelizing in post-World War I Europe.

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Jackson Sinnenberg is an Associate Producer for SiriusXM and a freelance writer. His work has appeared in the JazzTimes. NPR Music, NPR.org, the Washington City Paper and On Tap Magazine and the blog of Smithsonian Folkways Records. He previously covered the city’s music scene for WGTB, Georgetown University’s radio station, where he was a show host, writer, and columnist. He graduated from Georgetown with a bachelor’s degree in American Musical Culture. Read him at sinnenbergmusic.com. Follow him at @sinnenbergmusic.