“Jazz and the Civil Rights Movement” Event

Columbus Public Library in collaboration with The Virtual Project will be hosting a virtual music and lecture event on Friday, January 29 presented by world-renowned flautist Galen Abdur-Razzaq. He will examine the influence of jazz on the civil rights movement. The event begins at 6:30pm and will be about an hour in length.

Galen Abdur-Razzaq has lectured and performed at colleges and universities across the country on the topic of the history of jazz, its historical significance and its most influential contributors. He is also a performer, teacher, and composer of classical and chamber music.

This event is conducted online via Zoom. You may use a smart phone, tablet, or computer to attend this virtual event. Please register for the event here, a link to the event will be emailed to you the day of the event. This event is free and open to the public. All are welcome.

 This event is brought to you by The Virtual Project, a collaboration between several Columbia County libraries to bring virtual programing to library patrons.