Aug24

2020 Summer Taiwanese Jazz Book Club featuring Mimi Jones

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Online Event

Free Event 2020 Summer
Online Jazz Book Club A reading and listening project with madarin speakers

Date/ Time EDT 10pm-12am

7/6 Notes And Tones: Carmen McRae

7/13 The Bluest Eye (First Half) Billie Holiday Abbey Lincoln 7/20 Notes And Tones: Betty Carter 7/27 Special guest: Marc Cary 8/3 Notes And Tones: Hazel Scott 8/10 The Bluest Eye (Second Half) Bessie Smith Mahalia Jackson

8/17 Notes And Tones: Nina Simone

8/24 Special guest: Mimi Jones 8/31 Afterthought Booklist: Notes and Tones (Carmen McRae, Nina Simone, Hazel Scott, Betty Carter) The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison Recommend listening: Billie Holiday, Carmen McRae, Nina Simone, Hazel Scott, Betty Carter, Abbey Lincoln, Mahalia Jackson, Bessie Smith, Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, Shirley Horn, Josephine Baker, Aretha Franklin, Nancy Wilson, Leontyne Price…...