Black History Museum Presents "Virginia Jazz: The Early Years"
The Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia is presenting an exhibit called "Virginia Jazz: The Early Years" from January 16th until the end of June. The exhibit's curator, B,J. Brown (also Executive Director of the Richmond Jazz Society) talks about the history that the show covers and her ongoing efforts to document the stories of Virginia jazz artists. The show was originally mounted at the Valentine and has been expanded for its second run.
Cellist Jonah Kim & Pianist Sean Kennard Play Sonatas by Rachmaninoff & Barber
Young artists Jonah Kim (cello) and Sean Kennard (piano) have been making music together since they were teenagers at the Curtis Institute of Music. They discussed their newly released recording of the cello sonatas by Sergei Rachmaninoff and Samuel Barber with VPM classical music host Mike Goldberg