Swing University Spring 2015 Schedule

James P. Johnson

with Terry Waldo

4 Monday Nights: June 1, 8, 15, and 22
Irene Diamond Education Center (IDEC)

The legendary James P. Johnson was the father of Harlem Stride Piano, a King of Black Broadway, and an early Third Stream composer. The great pianist and early Jazz scholar Terry Waldo will guide you through Johnson’s career, complete with musical examples provided directly from the piano.

Read Terry Waldo’s biography