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10/14/2021 06:30 PM
10/14/2021 07:30 PM
VIRTUAL EVENT - Afro-Cuban Jazz with Galen Abdur-Razzaq
. Libraries Working Towards Social Justice Presents: Galen's performance & lecture on Afro-Cuban Jazz
“This program is generally referred to as a Wrap Around. It is a combined lecture and music performance based on the following topic: Afro-Cuban Jazz.
It begins with a flute prelude performed by Galen. Followed by: A 60 minutes PowerPoint presentation focusing primarily on its roots and instrumentations (drums and timbales, claves and cajon). It also highlights prominent Latin Jazz artist such as Mario Bauza, Cachao, and Machito; and demonstrate the various styles and rhythm with actual samples of the music. Guests will be given an opportunity to test their knowledge of the subject via a trivia. 15 minutes Q & A”
Presented in Collaboration with Lawrence Public Library, Chelmsford Public Library, Memorial Hall Library, & Stevens Memorial Library.
Contact: Reference desk ext. 42016