New York native, Dallas Starke will pleasantly surprise you with throwbacks to the best jazz eras in history. Her voice has a melancholy compared to Billie Holliday and depth, parallel to great blues singers of past generations. Piano favorite, Steve Willets, and upright bass player, Avent Lane, team up with drummer of choice, Duane Norman, to help her create unforgettable performances. The show will take place at Sambucca on Nov. 24 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
ACLU-TN will be honoring Tom Negri with the Benjamin S. Pressnell Bill of Rights Award at Montgomery Bell Academy on Nov. 19 at 6:30 p.m.
A tireless champion of social justice, diversity and inclusion, Tom Negri’s leadership with campaigns for the fair treatment of immigrants and his commitment to equality and fairness for all have impacted and inspired countless Tennesseans.
The Eastern Boundary Quartet, shown here in concert, will appear at MTSU Friday, Nov. 14, in a free public performance in Room 173 of the Wright Music Building. From left are pianist Michael Jefry Stevens, bassist Joe Fonda, saxophonist Mihaly Borbély and drummer Balazs Bágyi. (photo submitted)
MTSU’s School of Music will welcome a unique jazz group, the Eastern Boundary Quartet, to campus Friday, Nov. 14, at 7:30 p.m. for a free public concert.
The performance is set in Room 173 of the Wright Music Building on the MTSU campus. A searchable campus map with parking notes is available at http://tinyurl.com/MTSUParking14-15.