Ukraine Hosts American Jazz Violinist

Ukraine Hosts American Jazz Violinist

In an effort to highlight “cultural diplomacy” with the embattled nation, the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine invited jazz musicians Christian Howes and Douglas Droste to perform in Lviv. The Lviv Philharmonic Hall in Ukraine played host for workshops, rehearsals and performances infusing American jazz with classical music featuring violinist Howes and conducted by Droste. Howes […]

Gottlieb’s Jazz Photography at Bowdoin Art Museum

Gottlieb’s Jazz Photography at Bowdoin Art Museum

The Bowdoin Art Museum presents The Jazz Photography of William P. Gottlieb from July 10 through September 14, 2014 in the Shaw Ruddock Gallery. The Gottlieb exhibit highlights 40 vintage photographs of jazz musicians during performance from the Gottlieb family. The William P. Gottlieb Collection in the Library of Congress retains over 1,600 photographs from […]