Presented by: Learning From Performers
Admission: Free (tickets or RSVPs not required); seating first-come, first served, subject to venue capacity
Related event: Nov. 5, 8 PM: Celebrating Women in Jazz: Dena DeRose in Concert with the Harvard Jazz Bands
Dena DeRose, “the most creative and compelling singer-pianist since Shirley Horn” (Joel Siegel, Washington City Paper), will be in residence at Harvard University October 30-November 5, 2016, sponsored by the Office for the Arts at Harvard’s Learning From Performers program and Harvard Jazz Bands (Yosvany Terry and Mark Olson, conductors). In addition to working and rehearsing with the Harvard Jazz Bands, DeRose will visit classes and participate in two events open to the public:
Thursday, November 3, 4 PM: A Conversation with Dena DeRose, moderated by Callie Crossley, host of "Under the Radar" on WGBH-FM, Holden Chapel, Harvard Yard, Cambridge. Presented by the OFA Learning From Performers program. Admission free (tickets or RSVPs not required); seating first-come, first served, subject to venue capacity.
Saturday, November 5, 8 PM: Celebrating Women in Jazz: Dena DeRose in Concert with the Harvard Jazz Bands, Lowell Hall, Kirkland and Oxford Streets, Cambridge. Tickets $10, students and seniors $8, through the Harvard Box Office at Farkas Hall, 10-12 Holyoke St., 617-496-2222.