Beatnik Jazz and poetry reading

small jazz combo with vocalist

Date and Time

Mon May 7, 2018

Part of the Exhibition

The WWU Jazz Combo will perform at the Western Gallery and the writer Serge Lecomte will read Beat poetry in celebration of Ibram Lassaw’s Abstract Expressionist projection paintings.

Serge Lecomte (aka Fergus MacRoich) is the author of numerous collections of poetry and several novels. He earned a Masters and Ph.D. from Vanderbilt University in Russian Literature. He taught languages at the University of Alaska for two decades and was the poetry editor for Paper Radio for several years. He has also worked a variety of odd jobs including pipefitting, gardening, and bartending in one of Fairbanks’ worst bars.

WWU Jazz Combo:
Sage Romey-Vocals
Duncan Lang-Trumpet
Hunter Gillam-Alto Sax
Tim Zilar-Guitar
Amy Feeney-Bass
Blake Teimann

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