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Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 3:30pm

Historian and curator at the National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution WILLIAM L. BIRD JR drops by Inquiry once again to talk about his book AMERICA’S DOLL HOUSE: THE MINIATURE WORLD OF FAITH BRADFORD. Bradford spent her life collecting miniature house furnishing and gave her incredible 23 room, 5 story doll house, complete with family, Mr and Mrs Doll and their pets to the Smithsonian. It became one of the museum’s favorite exhibits. But that is just the beginning of this amazing tale of one’s woman’s obsessive art and the nation’s museum.

Howard Johnson:artist

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 2:30pm

Tonight on Inquiry we have a wild and wide-ranging and informative talk with visionary artist HOWARD JOHNSON. Howard talks about his early days, how he started out as an artist and how he creates his unique works. To see some of Howard Johnson’s amazing works, please go to:

Memorial Tribute to Howard Brofsky

The Vermont Jazz Center presents an evening dedicated to the memory of former board president, trumpeter and educator, Howard Brofsky. This special tribute will include performances by his close musical colleagues and family.  In every community that Brofsky settled in, be it Queens College, the Louis Armstrong House, the Vermont Jazz Center, or Brattleboro, Vermont, the people have benefited from his wisdom, charm and generosity.

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/19/2014 - 20:00

Folk Voices

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 7:00pm

A diverse lineup of tracks from distinctive folk voices (Dylan, Baez, Ochs, Buffy St Marie, and more) as well as in-studio interviews with and performances by Beth DeSombre, Robert Tincher and Andrew McKnight.

Warren Vache

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 6:00pm

Trumpet great Warren Vache discusses the realization of his life-long dream to play with strings, what makes a perfect jazz festival and how to accompany a singer.

A Joe Henderson Birthday Celebration

Monday, April 28, 2014 - 6:00pm

Joe Henderson’s distinctive lyrical tenor sax could embellish bop, blues, bossa nova and his big band sound. His friends and musical collaborators celebrate the man’s  lifetime of invention. We feature pianist Renee Rosnes, vibraphonist Bobby Hutcherson and  Chris Potter to mark the late Joe Henderson’s birthday.

The Music Of Gillespie & Puente

Monday, April 21, 2014 - 6:00pm

The vibrant sound of Latin jazz is rooted in the musical heritage of Dizzy Gillespie and ‘The Mambo King’ Tito Puente. Bassist Carlos Henriquez leads the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with conguero Giovanni Hidalgo and drummer Ignacio Berroa. Selections include ‘Manteca,’ ‘Ran Kan Kan,’ ‘Oye Como Va’ and more.

Bill Frisell: Gershwin & Beyond

Monday, April 14, 2014 - 6:00pm

After decades at the forefront of jazz, guitarist-composer Bill Frisell steps back to explore the roots of American songwriting. Accompanied by a trio of vocalists and multi-instrumentalists, Frisell brings the music of Gershwin, Billings, Foster, and Ives to the stage of the Allen Room.

Dave Pietro Concert and Master Class

Thursday, 4/10 - Masterclass with WPI Big Band and Combo (5 horns).
8:00 p.m. Alden Hall WPI

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/10/2014 - 20:00
Fri, 04/11/2014 - 19:00

Live Jazz Brunch with Fernando Huergo


No Cover

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/13/2014 - 10:00


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