Ragtime to Swing Masterclass [Joy of Jazz Week, August 2014]
Thursday, August 7 at Orpheum Film & Performing Arts Center
Photos by Cristin Carlin
Marcus Roberts leads a masterclass on the fundamentals of jazz from ragtime to swing, calling upon the talents of the 2014 summer residency musicians to demonstrate jazz's roots and evolution. Residency musicians gathered before the masterclass to jam and warm up as audiences arrived to the venue.