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Jazz Meets Poetry - Gil Scott-heron at The Nash

Where

The Nash
110 E Roosevelt St
Phoenix, AZ
Map
(602) 795-0464

When

Thu, April 26, 2018
7:00 pm

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7:00-8:30pm; Advance tickets: $15, $8 Students (25 & under w/ ID). At the door: $20, $10 Students (25 & under w/ ID); TWO SHOWS: 7:00 & 9:00 pm. JAZZ meets POETRY is a new series at The Nash for 2017-2018 that places poets and jazz musicians center stage to make art that is expressive, interactive and captivating. Part theatre part concert, this performance tributes Gil Scott-Heron - considered to be "one of the most important progenitors of rap music" (AllMusic's John Bush) - with original poetry, spoken word and musical accompaniment provided by The Nash. MUSIC BY: Chris Pena – keyboards, Dylan Thomas – bass, Ira King – drums...

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Lorene Ely uploaded this event on April 12, 2018