A Cinematic Excursion through the American Jazz Century
Willie Ruff, Professor of Music and Director of the Ellington Fellowship, Yale University, offers a multimedia lecture highlighting the life of jazz bassist Milt Hinton and the history of jazz at Yale and beyond.
Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Jazz Lives: The Photographs of Lee Friedlander and Milt Hinton. Reception to follow. Generously sponsored by the Martin A. Ryerson Lectureship Fund.