The Provincetown Public Library, in affiliation with Jazz at Lincoln Center, New York is excited to offer a new program that will bring the spirit of swing to the community one Saturday afternoon a month throughout the winter.
The Provincetown Public Library will dive into a three-month line up of concerts made available by Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Digital Concert Network. All concerts are performed by the incomparable Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra (JLCO), led by Wynton Marsalis. This is music to energize your spirit! Your host, Mary DeRocco, will facilitate discussion specific to each concert.
Saturday April 4: Jazz in the 50’s Overflowing with Style
The 1950s marked an incredible explosion in Jazz’s styles, and saw the rise of some of its most legendary artists. Music director Chris Crenshaw curates an amazing array of material from the decade, and also premieres a new suite of his inspired by the 1950s.