Loren Schoenberg: The Director of the National Jazz Museum

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Wednesday / February 8, 2012 / 12:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
United States

Loren Schoenberg, director of the National Jazz Museum in Harlem will be presenting the Savory Recordings—recently discovered live performances of Count Basie, Lester Young, Louis Armstrong, Coleman Hawkins, Benny Goodman, Billie Holiday, Fats Waller, and others at the absolute peak of their creative powers.

These live recordings are extended performances in high fidelity. Schoenberg, a scholar and musician, will discuss the genesis and history of these priceless performances. Come out and hear music made by true masters. 

Co-sponsored by Berklee’s American Roots Music Program and Global Jazz Institute.