Cityfolk Jazznet Legacy Concert

Pre-concert Conversation

Keigo Hirakawa talks with Jamie Baum

DATE: Wednesday, November 30


PLACE: Sears Recital Hall, Jesse Philips Humanities Center

TICKETS: FREE, no advance reservation required

Whether you’re a devoted fan of jazz or just a novice, this is the place to start: learn a bit about the artistic focus and background of one of jazz's great female artists. Led in conversation by UD’s own Keigo Hirakawa (a jazz pianist and assistant professor in the School of Engineering), Jamie Baum will talk about her career and vision.


Jamie Baum Quintet

DATE: Wednesday, November 30


PLACE: Sears Recital Hall, Jesse Philips Humanities Center

TICKETS: $16 general admission; $12 UD affiliation and senior discount; $8 students. 

Call 937-229-2545 or purchase online [available beginning Sept 1].

New York City musician and composer Jamie Baum is one of the country’s most celebrated Jazz flutists. Having been nominated by the Jazz Journalists Association for “Flutist of the Year“ eight times, she is known for her “elegantly persuasive composing hand” (Ben Ratliff, The New York Times). Also active as a composer, Baum has been awarded a 2014 Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship and selected as a 2014-15 Norman Stevens Fellow during her MacDowell Colony residency. The leader of several ensembles, Baum has been praised for her “great blending of voices in the collective sound of the ensemble” ( Made possible with support from the Cityfolk Jazznet Legacy Endowment.


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