Topic: Jazz

At last week’s Brown Arts Initiative songwriting workshop, pianist Cory Henry told attendees about his career in music and also gave feedback and suggestions to participants who shared their own songs.

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Pianist Cory Henry visits University for songwriting workshop

October 15, 2019 0 comments

Pianist Cory Henry discussed his musical influences and critiqued original songs as part of the Brown Arts Initiative’s weekly songwriting workshop Oct. 11.

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Panel examines Gershwin’s problematic legacy, musical influence

February 8, 2018 0 comments

Members of the Providence community flocked to the Nightingale-Brown House Tuesday for a discussion about the work and complex legacy of American composer George Gershwin.

Jazz legend to perform Saturday

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Jazz legend to perform Saturday

November 14, 2017 0 comments

At 91 years old, pianist Randy Weston remains a dynamic and distinguished figure in the world of jazz music.