2020 Virtual Lecture Series
Thursday July 23rd at 6:30pm
Avenues, Lighthouses, and Stages:
The History of Jazz in Los Angeles
Award-winning musician, composer, and music historian Willie Aron will present an overview of the history, and enduring impact of, jazz in Los Angeles. From Jelly Roll Morton and Lionel Hampton to Ornette Coleman and Kamasi Washington, from Central Avenue and Hermosa Beach’s famed Lighthouse Cafe to the World Stage, we will be exploring the faces, places and sounds that have impacted musicians and music lovers alike for over a century.
To learn more about Willie Aron and his journey in the music industry, check out his interview with Voyage LA by clicking here!
Lectures are held virtually as a Zoom Webinars- spots will be limited.
We encourage you to register on Zoom to secure your reservation.
While our Lecture Series programming is free to attend, we would welcome a small donation to help support our efforts to continue our monthly programming virtually!