July 26, 2019 2:00 PM
Lensic Performing Arts Center
NM Jazz Festival presents
Meet the NEA Jazz Master Kenny Barron and Dave Holland
Continuing a long running New Mexico Jazz Festival tradition begun in 2006, A.B. Spellman, retired National Endowment for the Arts Deputy Chairman, jazz historian, and poet (for whom, in 2005, the NEA named one of its prestigious Jazz Masters awards the “A.B. Spellman NEA Jazz Masters Award for Jazz Advocacy”) will conduct another of his always enlightening and fascinating Meet the Artist session with this year’s jazz festival NEA Jazz Masters, Kenny Barron and Dave Holland who perform that same night at the Lensic with drummer Nasheet Waits.