Mark G. Meadows (BM ’11, GPD ’13, Jazz Piano; KSAS BA ’11, Psychology) and The Movement will perform at Baltimore’s An Die Musik on Friday, September 29, at 8:00 and 9:30 pm. Meadows is a man on a mission with his performances: to create a unifying sound that breaks through social barriers.
Jazz musicians Miles Brown, bass; Paul Meyers, guitar; and John Thomas, saxophone will join the artist-faculty of the Peabody Conservatory beginning in the fall semester of the 2017-18 academic year. More…
Mark G. Meadows (BM ’11, GPD ’13, Jazz Piano; KSAS BA ’11, Psychology) has been appointed adjunct assistant professor of jazz at the Shenandoah Conservatory in Winchester, Va., beginning August 2017. Meadows will teach jazz piano majors and jazz repertoire and collaborating with Shenandoah Conservatory faculty and staff.
Peabody faculty member Blake Meister (BM ’08, Jazz Double Bass) will be playing with NYC jazz guitarist Peter Mazza and D.C. guitarist Steve Herberman on Wednesday, July 19 at 8:30 pm at Baltimore’s An Die Musik.
Vocalist Irene Jalenti (BM ’14, Jazz Voice) and her quartet present a concert dedicated to the music of jazz icon Thelonius Monk. Known for his signature improvisational style, many of Monk’s compositions are part of the jazz canon. Join them as they celebrate the centennial year of this legendary pianist by performing fresh arrangements of Monk’s most influential melodies Thursday, June 15, 2017, at the Smithsonian American Art Museum.