Tom Harrell award performance
Sep 9 • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tom Harrell (tp), David Virelles (p), Ugonna Okegwo (b), Adam Cruz (dr) plus special guests
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.