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Swingin’ In Conversation: A Talk With The Count Basie Orchestra

December 20, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Jazz is Love and the Institute of Jazz Studies at Rutgers University-Newark present the fifth in our series of virtual conversations and listening sessions.

Please join us for a very special Christmas Swingin’ In Conversation! Our hosts, Wayne Winborne and Scotty Barnhart, will have the pleasure to talk with The Count Basie Orchestra!

The amazing vocalist Carmen Bradford and the manager of The Count Basie Orchestra Dee Askew will also be joining us. And, rumor has it that there will be a few surprise special guests!

It is sure to be a fun-filled evening of conversation and music from The Count Basie Orchestra’s first ever holiday recording, A Very Swingin’ Basie Christmas.

We will also give away signed copies of A Very Swingin Basie Christmas and the Grammy nominated All About That Basie.

If you would like to attend via Zoom, please register in advance for this webinar with the link below: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_FNRWW_KRSvyNn5N0gx72BA
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

We will also be live-streaming this event on our Facebook page, Jazz Is Love: http://www.facebook.com/JazzIsLoveFB

For more information on The Count Basie Orchestra, please visit their website at www.thecountbasieorchestra.com

Huge Thanks to Our Supporters: Swingin’ In Conversation is made possible by Jazz is Love and the Institute of Jazz Studies at Rutgers University-Newark and in partnership support from the Meek-Eaton Black Archives at Florida A&M University, Bank of America and The Unity Music Foundation.

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December 20, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Columbia, SC 29201 United States


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