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Series: Pittsburgh Jazz Festival

2022

Elias Khouri Highmark Stadium Pop Up
Jul 29

Elias Khouri Highmark Stadium Pop Up

The August Wilson African American Cultural Center will celebrating the Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival with a Pop Up featuring Elias Khouri at The Tailgate Zone, located just outside Highmark Stadium. We look forward…

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Vinyl Report
May 12

Vinyl Report

For the final new episode of The Vinyl Report, we spend time with Mensah Wali and Art Blakey’s Drum Suite. Mensah Wali relocated to Pittsburgh in 2005, but his history with Art…

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Vinyl Report
May 12

Vinyl Report

In this episode of The Vinyl Report, Dr. James T. Johnson Jr. Meets Kenny Clarke. Shortly after pianist Dr. James T. Johnson Jr. arrived in 1977 to pursue his doctorate…

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Vinyl Report
May 12

Vinyl Report

On this episode of The Vinyl Report, Dr. Harry Clark Remembers bassist John Heard. Dr. Harry Clark has been one of the most essential figures in Pittsburgh Jazz for many…

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Vinyl Report
May 12

Vinyl Report

The Vinyl Report is back with a new episode featuring Jeff Bush and The Two Sides of Slide Hampton. Since he was a kid, Pittsburgh Jazz Orchestra lead trombonist and…

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Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival
May 06

Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival

The 2022 Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival (PIJF) presented by Citizens takes place from September 16-18, 2022. The 12th annual festival will feature more than one hundred musicians, from award-winning legends…

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Apr 28

A Taste of Jazz

The August Wilson African American Cultural Center is excited to kick off the 12th Annual Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival at our center with our Opening Night: A Taste of Jazz…

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Ron Carter Foursight: A Taste of Jazz
Apr 28

Ron Carter Foursight + A Taste of Jazz

The August Wilson African American Cultural Center is excited to kick off the 12th Annual Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival at our center, with Ron Carter Foursight and the Opening Night:…

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