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Nicholas Payton Discussion: Black American Music and the Jazz Tradition
April 14 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pmFree
New Orleans-born trumpeter, keyboardist, singer, and composer Nicholas Payton is a dynamic performer, steeped in acoustic jazz and post-bop, whose music often finds him exploring genres beyond the confines of the jazz tradition.
Payton’s discussion continues the Sixth Annual Jazz Festival at Yale, occurring April 13-15, which will feature concerts and talks from several leading figures in modern jazz, all free and open to the public. See the full lineup at: