Randy Weston Concert Webcast

 


Harvard University celebrated jazz composer and pianist, Randy Weston’s Archive at Harvard with a conversation and concert. WGBH Jazz 24/7 was pleased to webcast this prestigious event on Nov. 9, 2016 at 7pm.

You may view the concert portion of the event below. Mr Weston's conversation with Professor Ingrid Monson and historian Robin D. G. Kelley can be found on to the WGBH Forum Network website.

 


 


 

The Hutchins Jazz Research Initiative, the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research, Harvard Office for the Arts, and Harvard College Library welcome pianist and composer Randy Weston to Harvard on November 9 to celebrate the university’s acquisition of his historic archive of papers, scores, recordings, and photographs. 
 
Beginning with highlights from the collection, a conversation with Professor Ingrid Monson and historian Robin D. G. Kelley, and ending with a performance by Weston and his African Rhythms Quintet, the event will provide a window into his rich life and career.
 
 
 
 

 

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