Legendary pianist and 2010 National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master Muhal Richard Abrams performs with his Quintet, featuring trumpeter Jonathan Finlayson, vibraphonist Bryan Carrott, drummer Reggie Nicholson, and bassist John Hebert. At the forefront of the contemporary music scene for over 50 years, Mr. Abrams co-founded the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians in Chicago in 1965, and has performed with Max Roach, John Spencer Camp Professor of Music Emeritus Anthony Braxton, Henry Threadgill, Marty Erlich, Kronos Quartet, and the Art Ensemble of Chicago, among many others.
Fee: $28 general public; $26 senior citizens, Wesleyan faculty/staff/alumni, non-Wesleyan students; $6 Wesleyan students, youth under 18.
Date: Friday, February 24
Place: Crowell Concert Hall
Cost: $6 Wesleyan students, youth under 18 $28 general public; $26 senior citizens, Wesleyan faculty/staff/alumni, non-Wesleyan students.