NPR Listening Party with the 2019 NEA Jazz Masters

Date: 
Sunday, April 14, 2019 - 14:00

NPR will host a listening party in honor of the 2019 NEA Jazz Masters at their headquarters at 1111 North Capitol Street, NE, Washington, DC, 20002. This event will include conversations with members of the latest class of NEA Jazz Masters and others who know them well, using music from their careers to tell the stories of their lives. Joining Maria Schneider and Abdullah Ibrahim will be Aralee Dorough—Bob Dorough’s daughter who is a musician—to discuss Dorough's career, and Christian McBride to talk about Crouch's advocacy of jazz. This event is free and open to the public but tickets are required. Media who wish to attend this event should contact mediarelations@npr.org