Moving Jazz Forward: How to Preserve the Legacy of the Genre and Still Move Forward in 2023

ACC, Level 2, 204AB
In-Person & Livestream

In a recent Forbes interview, modern jazz giant Robert Glasper said, "It's not many people in jazz that are being off today. It's frowned upon from the jazz police people. And those are the people who are holding the music to one certain thing, which is not even the history of jazz. The true history of jazz is that it changes." In this conversation, young, up-and-coming jazz singers Gabrielle Cavassa and Sage Bava, as well as other guests, will discuss how and why they're part of a new wave of artists bringing the genre to younger artists and fans.