Jazz and the Civil Rights Movement

February 29, 2024 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Lecture/Music Performance

Thursday, February 29th 7 PM

Student Union Ballroom

Guest Artist: Galen Abdur-Razzaq, Master Flutist/Jazz Historian/Educator/Lecturer

Learn how Jazz was an advocate for the Civil Rights Movement, with proceeds from concerts helping finance major events such as the Freedom Rides and the March on Washington in 1963.