Music Feeds the Soul: An Evening of Mary Lou Williams
Music Feeds the Soul: An Evening of Mary Lou Williams | Oct. 12, 7: 30 p.m. |Arrupe Hall auditorium, Rockhurst University | This free panel discussion is about the life and work of jazz pianist Mary Lou Williams and will feature a short performance.
This special event, co-sponsored by the Thomas More Center for Catholic Thought and Culture and the Center for Arts and Letters, features an evening of conversation and a performance of the music of the late jazz great Mary Lou Williams (1910-1981).
As an adult convert to Catholicism with many ties to Jesuits, Williams expressed her faith in her music, composing jazz as sacred music and, in her early career as part of the 1940s Kansas City jazz scene, inspired and mentored such artists as ... view more »
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- Oct 12, 2023 at 07:30 pm (Thu)
1100 Rockhurst Road, Kansas City, MO 64110
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