Jazz and the Art of Improvisation with the famous American jazz bassist

Jazz and the Art of Improvisation with the famous American jazz bassist

June 4, 2019

General Education is pleased to host a papal visit in the name of jazz. The famous jazz bassist and Berklee College of Music Associate Professor, Michael Pope aka "the Pope," will give a series of lectures on jazz at AUCA:

Date: between June 10 and 13,

Time: 14:00 - 16:00

Venue: Room CH1, AUCA.

This Pope is married and his "Broadway Baby," Lydia Courtney-Pope, will give a series of "song and dance" workshops at AUCA on the mornings of the same four days, CH1, from 10:00 - 12:00. Both are courtesy of AUCA, out-reach events, open to the public and any AUCA students and faculty interested in broadening their jazz horizons. Wednesday evening (12 June), Clyde Forsberg (event organizer), Michael Pope, and invited local jazz musicians will perform  downtown at the jazz club, Studio 247 (Erkindik/Bulevar, 37) from 21:00 - 23:00. A jam session will follow. Tickets for the concert are only 400 soms, and these can be purchased at the door of the club,

For more information phone: +996 557‒24‒70‒00.