Jazz @ the Library - The Compositions of Wayne Shorter

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Helzer/Shorter

JazzFresno and the Fresno County Public Libraries host (free and open to the public) Jazz @ the Library, Tuesday, Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the Woodward Park Regional County Library located at 944 E. Perrin Ave. (Champlain & Perrin).

Rick Helzer, retired Associate Director of Jazz Studies, Theory, and Piano at San Diego State University, will do a presentation on Wayne Shorter’s compositional contributions to the music through some of the stages of his career, including his time with Art Blakey, his Blue Note recordings of the 60s & 70s, and Miles Davis, in particular. Rick will be joined by Gary Newmark (drums) and John Lauffenburger (bass).