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Media Advisory: Jazz Percussionist Jack DeJohnette Talks Beat at UAlbany

Contact: Catherine Herman (518) 437-4980

ALBANY, N.Y. (March 21, 2006)

What:
The University at Albany department of music is sponsoring a panel discussion with one of jazz's great drummers, Jack DeJohnette, and UAlbany faculty Don Byron, Robert Gluck, and Joseph Bowman Jr. The event features live and recorded musical examples and an audience question and answer period.

When:
Friday, March 24, 2006, 2-3:30 p.m.

The event is free and open to the public.

Where:
Recital Hall, Performing Art Center (PAC), UAlbany Uptown Campus, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, N.Y.

Who:

  • Jack DeJohnette, jazz percussionist

  • Donald E. Byron, visiting associate professor of music, jazz musician

  • Robert Gluck, assistant professor of music and director of the UAlbany electronic music studio

  • Joseph Bowman Jr., service associate professor, department of educational theory and practice

For additional information on the panelists, please visit:

http://www.jackdejohnette.com/

http://www.donbyron.com/

http://www.electricsongs.com/

http://www.albany.edu/cuyt/STAFF/drbbi.html

 


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