July 25, 2024


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Jazz Congress – Jazz, Swing, Race, Culture 2019: Live Video

Jazz Congress Day 1, Session 1: Jazz, Swing, Race and Culture: Considering swing as a rhythm or swing as a feeling or a verb, what are the social, cultural, and racial factors that affect individuals’ perception, acceptance or rejection of the concept? Player and thinkers ponder what swing means in 2019.

Moderator: Andre Guess

Panelists: Terri Lyne Carrington, Wynton Marsalis, Christian McBride, Myra Melford, Nicholas Payton