Co-sponsored by the Creativity and Innovation District Living-Learning Community, Leadership and Social Change Residential College, Residential College at West Ambler Johnston, Honors Residential Commons, Cranwell International Center, and Mozaiko Living-Learning Community Works Vijay Iyer: Dig the Say Fats Waller/Curtis Stewart: Pavement Pounding Rose MIND | THE | GAP: Improvisations on Ornette Coleman, Alice Coltrane, Ida Cox, Betty Davis, Tina Turner, and Antonín Dvorák’s American Quartet Rhiannon Giddens: At the Purchaser's Option For this performance, Grammy-nominated PUBLIQuartet thoughtfully ponders “What is American?” through a musical kaleidoscope of composers and diverse genres that make up America’s rich musical history. The program includes works by Vijay Iyer and Jessie Montgomery, the music of Ornette Coleman and Duke Ellington, and a reimagination of Dvorák’s American Quartet, in which the composer’s original melodies meet PUBLIQuartet’s blues, jazz, and rock-inflected improvisations.
Date and Time
Saturday Feb 11, 2023 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST
Saturday, February 11, 2023, 7:30 PM
Moss Arts Center 190 Alumni Mall Blacksburg, VA
Category A $45 | Category B $35 | Category C $20 $10 students with ID and youth 18 and under