Felix E. Grant Jazz Archives

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Spring 2014 JAZZforum Series

Chuck Redd confirmed for first JAZZforum of 2014

FEBRUARY 2014

  • Chuck Redd JAZZforum: February 19, 2013JAZZforum: Chuck Redd

    Wednesday, February 19, 2014
    7:00 p.m.

    Drummer and vibraphonist Chuck Redd has had a long and distinguished career working with some of the legends of jazz including Charlie Byrd, Bill Potts, Mel Torme, and Barney Kessel. Born and raised in the DC area, Redd has been a fixture on the Washington jazz scene for decades, playing for 15 years with the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra as well as teaching at the University of Maryland. He will speak about his background and experiences, his current projects, and about his upcoming participation in a tribute to Felix Grant at the Smithsonian American Art Museum on February 20, 2014. Recital Hall (Performing Arts Bldg. 46-West).


  • Fall 2013 JAZZAlive Calendar

    This Fall's 2013 JAZZAlive calendar is full of concerts and educational forums. Please visit the JAZZAlive events calendar online here for full descriptions of events: JAZZAlive.org. ALL events are FREE, OPEN to the public* and METRO accessible.