Archives for March 2011

3/18 – Atlanta – Jazz at the High with CCOA and BAC

 Date: Friday, March 18
6–7 p.m. Check-in and mingle
7–8 p.m. Music and permanent collection
8 –9 p.m. Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Modern Century Exhibit
Location: The High Museum of Art
1280 Peachtree Street, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30309
Price:$18 at the door
Join the Columbia Club of Atlanta (CCOA) and the Black Alumni Council (BAC) for hot jazz on a cool night at The High. Friday Jazz is an evening of art and music every third Friday of the month, including live musical performances and extended hours with full gallery access.March 18 will feature acclaimed trombonist, Chris Crenshaw. Crenshaw graduated from Valdosta State University with a BA in jazz performance in 2005, and from The Juilliard School with a MA in jazz studies in 2007. While at Juilliard, he joined the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis. Chris has worked with some of the biggest names in the business including Tony Bennett, Marcus Printup, Vincent Gardner, Wycliffe Gordon, Jiggs Whigham, James Moody, Loren Schoenberg, Victor Goines, Dianne Reeves, and Eric Reed, among others.For more information, click here
RSVP to Roxann Smithers ’99CC ’02LAW at or 404-696-3468.The first 10 people to RSVP will receive half price tickets from CCOA!