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Jazz at the Fisher Center Presents

Saturday, February 9, 2019
SOUND THE TRUMPET!
Jazz and the Birth of Hip-Hop
Led by Keyon Harrold
Fisher Center, LUMA Theater
7:30 pm

Grammy Award–winning trumpeter Keyon Harrold, named “the future of the trumpet” by Wynton Marsalis, paints a picture of today’s hip-hop within the history of jazz. Featuring original compositions, classic songs from the evolution of hip-hop, and new works from Harrold’s recent album release The Mugician.

Featuring
Special guest vocalist Maimouna Youssef and guest DJ Raydar Ellis

With
Keyon Harrold - Trumpet and Vocals
Shedrick Mitchell - Keys
Nir Felder - Guitar
Charles Haynes - Drums
Burniss Travis - Bass  
 

Presented in partnership with Catskill Jazz Factory.
 


Don't miss the other SOUND THE TRUMPET! events:

Jamaican Roots
Led by Etienne Charles, featuring Shenel Johns
Saturday, March 16

The Vibes of Venezuela
Led by Etienne Charles, featuring Linda Briceño and Jorge Glem
Friday, April 19

Purchase all three events in the series for $99
Approximate running time is 90 minutes.

For more information, call 845-758-6822,
or visit http://fishercenter.bard.edu/events/birth-of-hip-hop.

Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Fisher Center, LUMA Theater

Ticket Information: Sold Out!