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Tom Harrell award performance
Sep 9 • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmFree
FONT Music Presents
Tom Harrell – Award of Recognition from FONT Music Community 2018
Opening: Ingrid Jensen (tp), Dave Smith (tp), Josh Lawrence (tp), Marcus Printup (tp)
Tom Harrell Quartet
Tom Harrell (tp), David Virelles (p), Ugonna Okegwo (b), Adam Cruz (dr) plus special guests
Discussion with Tom Harrell, moderated by Jeremy Pelt
FONT’s annual Award of Recognition has honored creative pioneers and revolutionary teachers who have made remarkable contributions to the field. Past awardees have included Wadada Leo Smith, Laurie Frink, Bobby Bradford, Kenny Wheeler, Charles Tolliver, Raymond Mase, and John McNeil. In 2018 this award is presented to Tom Harrell. Mr. Harrell will perform a set with his quartet, and also participate in an on stage conversation with trumpeter Jeremy Pelt.