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Exhibition - Virginia Jazz: The Early Years

Category
Entertainment
Date
Sunday, October 22, 2017 12:00 AM
Place
The Valentine, Lower level Gallery

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  • Sunday, October 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Richmond Jazz Society presents the exhibition VIRGINIA JAZZ: The Early Years, highlighting over 30 Virginia artists who made significant contributions, nationally and internationally, to the development of Jazz as American artform; from the early 1900's to the mid-60's. Recognized artists like Ella Fitzgerald, Pearl Bailey and Bill "Bojangles" Robinson are featured and unknown heroes like Richmond's Johnsons Happy Pals are introduced. The Valentine, 1015 East Clay Street, Tuesdays-Sundays. 804.649.0711