Events Calendar

Jazz Talk with Nicole Mitchell: Racial Equity in Jazz and Jazz Education

The University of Pittsburgh will celebrate its 50th annual Pitt Jazz Seminar and Concert online Nov. 2 through 7 — with a performance by national artists, a symposium in collaboration with Columbia University, performances by Pitt jazz faculty, and reflections on the past five decades of Pitt Jazz. 

Director of Jazz Studies, Nicole Mitchell will host a discussion on racial injustices in jazz and in jazz education. This episode, will feature panelists Gail Austin, managing director of the Kente Arts Alliance, Ayana Contreras of WBEZ in Chicago, and national arts consultant Willard Jenkins. 

Wednesday, November 4 at 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Virtual Event

Jazz Talk with Nicole Mitchell: Racial Equity in Jazz and Jazz Education

The University of Pittsburgh will celebrate its 50th annual Pitt Jazz Seminar and Concert online Nov. 2 through 7 — with a performance by national artists, a symposium in collaboration with Columbia University, performances by Pitt jazz faculty, and reflections on the past five decades of Pitt Jazz. 

Director of Jazz Studies, Nicole Mitchell will host a discussion on racial injustices in jazz and in jazz education. This episode, will feature panelists Gail Austin, managing director of the Kente Arts Alliance, Ayana Contreras of WBEZ in Chicago, and national arts consultant Willard Jenkins. 

Wednesday, November 4 at 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Virtual Event