MAM After Hours: Art Meets Jazz
An Evening with world-renowned jazz bassist and performer Reggie Workman
Presented in partnership with MAM’s African American Cultural Committee
Art Meets Jazz promises to wow you with a one-of-a-kind jazz performance! Featuring performance by avant-garde jazz and hard bop double bassist Reggie Workman, and remarks from Newark’s first lady of Jazz Dorthaan Kirk, we promise to keep you on your toes!
Workman’s versatile style has been showcased while working with a range of jazz icons including Gigi Gryce, Red Garland, and Roy Haynes. Reggie bopped through the 60’s as a member of the John Coltrane Quartet, Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers, and his own, Reggie Workman Ensemble.
Reggie Workman is a world-renowned jazz bassist and performer named a legend by the African-American Historical and Cultural Museum in Philadelphia. In 2020 Workman received the nation’s highest honor in jazz as a recipient for the National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Masters Fellowship Award.
Opening Act at 6:50 p.m. Montclair’s own MADLOM Drummers!
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For more information or questions, please contact Khloé Crimando at 973-259-5120 or at firstname.lastname@example.org