Under the artistic direction of pianist and NEA Jazz Master
Carla Bley, the Charlie Haden Liberation Music Orchestra
celebrates the life and music of bassist, composer, and NEA Jazz Master Charlie
Haden (1937-2014) with special guests Quartet West, Joe Lovano, and
With his huge, resonant sound and unique phraseology, Grammy
Award® winner Charlie Haden was one of the most important jazz bassists of
his time and played prolifically with a large range of artists including Paul
Motian, Keith Jarrett, Ornette Coleman, Archie Shepp, and Alice Coltrane.
Fri. June 1 at 7:30 p.m. | Kennedy Center Terrace
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Ambassador Elizabeth Frawley Bagley, Chevron, the
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Jason Moran, Artistic
Director for Jazz
This concert is presented in partnership
with the National Endowment for the Arts.