Screening of Coltrane's Philadelphia
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 6:00 PM (EDT)
Philadelphia, United States
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 6pm
WHYY Studios, 150 N. 6th Street Independence Mall West
Please join The Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia for a special screening of Coltrane’s Philadelphia, followed by a performance by Warren Oree and the Arpeggio Jazz Ensemble and light refreshments. .
This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required.
Coltrane’s Philadelphia explores John Coltrane’s remarkable Philadelphia years and features captivating interviews including those with renowned saxophonist and Coltrane peer Odean Pope and The Roots’ Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, and historic footage of Philadelphia illustrating the urban context in which Coltrane moved his music forward.
This event includes Coltrane’s Philadelphia is supported by the Pew Center for Arts and Heritage. The Dorrance H. Hamilton Public Media Commons at WHYY provided the technical editing and production work.
* An earlier screening is available Wednesday, August 7 2013 at 7pm, at International House Philadelphia. For more information or to rsvp for the earlier event visit http://www.ticketfly.com/event/313239-contextualizing-jazz-in-philadelphia/
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The Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia
The Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia is the premier nonprofit preservation advocacy organization serving the Philadelphia region. It actively promotes the appreciation, protection, and revitalization of the Philadelphia region’s historic buildings, communities, and landscapes.
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