Culture Connect Featured Event
Vibraphonist Jay Hoggard's quartet with pianist and organist James Weidman, bassist Belden Bullock and drummer Yoron Israel will be joined by special guests including percussionist Kwaku Kwaakye Martin Obeng to perform Mr. Hoggard's compositions. This concert will feature the world premiere of Mr. Hoggard's multi-part suite Sonic Hieroglyphs from Wood, Metal, and Skin, dedicated to the inspiration of Wangari Mathai, the late Nobel Peace Prize recipient from Kenya. Co-sponsored by the Office of Diversity and Institutional Partnerships. The performance will begin at 8PM.