Yoko Suzuki: A Love Supreme

Thursday, February 14, 2019 @ 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Free RSVP 2019-02-14 7 p.m. 2019-02-14 8:30 p.m. America/New_York Yoko Suzuki: A Love Supreme 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Join us for an evening of jazz with Yoko Suzuki. Yoko and company will play from Coltrane’s A Love Supreme for this special Valentine’s Day concert!

Yoko Suzuki is an alto saxophonist working in Pittsburgh and New York City. She started to play the alto saxophone upon joining a jazz ensemble at Osaka University in Japan, teaching herself jazz theory, improvisation and repertoire. After working as a musician in Osaka, Japan and New York City, she moved to Pittsburgh in 2006. She received a Ph.D. in ethnomusicology and a PhD certificate in women’s studies at the University of Pittsburgh in 2011. She has taught a wide variety of courses including “Jazz Improvisation,” “History of Jazz,” “Introduction to Feminist Theory,” and “Gender and Sexuality in Black Popular Music” at the University of Pittsburgh.

 

Featured Musicians:

Yoko Suzuki (sax)
Lou Stellute (sax)
Jeff Grubbs (bass)
Cliff Barnes (organ/piano)
James Johnson III (drums)

Event Details

February 14, 2019 @ 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212
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