arts, talk

A Cinematic Excursion through the American Jazz Century

Willie Ruff
Thursday, September 4, 2014, 5:30 pm

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.

Open to: 
General Public